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Former DHS Official Brian Harrell Named to CyVision Advisory Board

Brian Harrell Advisory Board Member CyVision

Brian Harrell, former assistant secretary for infrastructure protection at the Department of Homeland Security, has joined the board of advisers of Bethesda, Maryland-based cybersecurity firm CyVision Technologies. He served as the first assistant director for infrastructure security at DHS' Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency and is the chief security officer at energy company Avangrid.

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Siemens, Omnetric Group, CPS Energy Deploy Microgrid System at San Antonio Military Post; Mike Carlson Comments

Siemens, Omnetric Group, CPS Energy Deploy Microgrid System at San Antonio Military Post; Mike Carlson Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Siemens, Omnetric Group and CPS Energy have worked together to deploy a microgrid system at Joint Base San Antonio – Fort Sam Houston as part of the Energy Department‘s effort to integrate disparate renewable resources. The system comprises a 20-kilowatt solar photovoltaic array, a 48-kilowatt hour battery, a weather station and a microgrid …

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Siemens, Omnetric Group Test Renewable Software Platform at Duke Energy

Siemens, Omnetric Group Test Renewable Software Platform at Duke Energy - top government contractors - best government contracting event

Siemens and Omnetric Group have collaborated to install and test a renewable software technology at utility company Duke Energy as part of a project managed by the Energy Department‘s National Renewable Energy Laboratory. Omentric assessed the technical feasibility of the Open Field Message Bus architecture in conjunction with Siemens' Microgrid Management Software designed for weather and load behavior …

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DOE Selects 6 Projects to Develop Tech for Thermal Efficiency at Combined-Cycle Power Plants

DOE Selects 6 Projects to Develop Tech for Thermal Efficiency at Combined-Cycle Power Plants - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The Energy Department‘s National Energy Technology Laboratory will invest $30 million in six selected Phase 2 projects to help develop technologies for gas turbine components and supercritical carbon dioxide power cycles. DOE said Wednesday it seeks technologies that work to help combined-cycle power plants meet a target thermal efficiency rating of 65 percent from its …

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US Chamber of Commerce Unveils Cyber Group; Howard Schmidt Comments

US Chamber of Commerce Unveils Cyber Group; Howard Schmidt Comments - top government contractors - best government contracting event

The U.S. Chamber of Commerce has introduced a new group that will aim to facilitate collaboration between the industry and government on cybersecurity practices and policies. The Chamber said Tuesday the Cybersecurity Leadership Council will promote additional discussions between commercial enterprises and policymakers. [W]e need to focus on mitigation of cyber risks …

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