Resiliency Portfolio Standards: Turning Smart Grids into Strong Grids – Forbes

James Woolsey, the former director of the Central Intelligence Agency and venture capitalist at Lux Capital, has described the U.S. electric power grid as “the security equivalent of a house left with the door unlocked, the windows open, and millions of dollars of jewelry and home entertainment equipment strewn about for the taking.”

“And when the electrical grid fails,” Woolsey adds, “it is not only the lights that go out.”

via Resiliency Portfolio Standards: Turning Smart Grids into Strong Grids – Forbes.

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