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Critical Infrastructure News

This page includes news feeds about critical infrastructure to help ground resilience theory and concepts in real-world applications and current events. Excerpts from the RSS news feeds are updated every two hours as new articles are published. In addition to ‘Headlines’ featuring related current events, the following critical infrastructure sectors are represented:

  • Air Quality: Environmental Protection Agency
  • Communications: National Institute of Standards and Technology
  • Cyber-Security: U.S. Computer Emergency Readiness Team and ThreatPost
  • Energy: U.S. Energy Information Administration
  • Transportation: National Institute of Standards and Technology

Click the tabs and pages to review the excerpts. Click on the ‘Read More’ link for more detailed information and to access a link to the source website. Please contact us to recommend news feeds for other critical infrastructure sectors.

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Air Quality

EPA–Air Quality

Environmental Protection Agency

Puerto Rico to Get $28.6 Million for Lead Pipe Replacement to Advance Safe Drinking Water

NEW YORK  – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced $28.6 million from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda to help Puerto ...
/ EPA Air Quality
Environmental Protection Agency

Puerto Rico recibirá $28.6 millones para reemplazar tuberías de plomo para lograr agua potable segura

Puerto Rico recibirá $28.6 millones para reemplazar tuberías de plomo para lograr agua potable segura La EPA anuncia la última ronda de ...
/ EPA Air Quality
Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Announces More Than $240 Million for Illinois Lead Pipe Replacement to Advance Safe Drinking Water as Part of the Biden-Harris Administration Investing in America Agenda

CHICAGO (May 2, 2024) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced $240,899,000 from President Biden’s Investing in America agenda to help Illinois ...
/ EPA Air Quality
Environmental Protection Agency

Governo Biden-Harris anuncia US$ 3 bilhões para substituição de tubos de chumbo para promover água potável segura como parte da agenda de investimento nos Estados Unidos

Governo Biden-Harris anuncia US$ 3 bilhões para substituição de tubos de chumbo para promover água potável segura como parte da agenda de ...
/ EPA Air Quality
Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Announces $124M to Deliver Residential Solar, Lowering Energy Costs and Advancing Environmental Justice Across Alaska

SEATTLE (April 23, 2024) - Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced Alaska Energy Authority and the Tanana Chiefs Conference have each ...
/ EPA Air Quality
Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Region 4 Marks Earth Day at the Historic Westside Gardens in Atlanta

ATLANTA (April 22, 2024) – Today, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Region 4 marked Earth Day at the Historic Westside Gardens ...
/ EPA Air Quality

Communications

NIST–Advanced Communications

National Institute of Standards and Technology News

NIST Publishes Automated Vehicles Workshop Report

NIST held a virtual workshop in September 2023 on Standards and Performance Metrics for On-Road Automated Vehicles, attracting over 600 attendees from ...
National Institute of Standards and Technology News

NIST hosts meeting of O-RAN Alliance security experts

NIST's Wireless Networks Division , in collaboration with the National Cybersecurity Center of Excellence , hosted an interim meeting of the O-RAN ...
National Institute of Standards and Technology News

2024 IEEE Conference on Computational Imaging Using Synthetic Apertures (CISA)

Join us for a co-hosted event with the IEEE Signal Processing Society, the IEEE Synthetic Aperture Standards Committee, and the IEEE Synthetic ...
National Institute of Standards and Technology News

The Big Quantum Chill: NIST Scientists Modify Common Lab Refrigerator to Cool Faster With Less Energy

By modifying a refrigerator commonly used in both research and industry, researchers at the National Institute of Standards and Technology (NIST) have ...
National Institute of Standards and Technology News

MBE & QIF Summit 2024

The MBE Summit has brought academia, government, and industry experts together for over 10 years to share the challenges, implementation issues, and ...
National Institute of Standards and Technology News

Spotlight: Building the Next Generation of Quantum Computers and Networks With Tasshi Dennis

When NIST scientist Tasshi Dennis first encountered quantum physics as a student, he was skeptical it would ever amount to any practical ...

Cyber-security

US Computer Emergency Readiness Team

#StopRansomware: Black Basta

#StopRansomware: Black Basta

SUMMARY Note: This joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) is part of an ongoing #StopRansomware effort to publish advisories for network defenders that detail ...
Delta Electronics CNCSoft-G2 DOPSoft

Delta Electronics CNCSoft-G2 DOPSoft

View CSAF 1. EXECUTIVE SUMMARY CVSS v4 8.5 ATTENTION: Low attack complexity Vendor: Delta Electronics Equipment: CNCSoft-G2 DOPSoft Vulnerability: Stack-based Buffer Overflow ...
#StopRansomware: Akira Ransomware

#StopRansomware: Akira Ransomware

SUMMARY Note: This joint Cybersecurity Advisory (CSA) is part of an ongoing #StopRansomware effort to publish advisories for network defenders that detail ...
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Cyber-security: ThreatPost

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Energy

US Energy Information Administration

Energy Information Administration News

New England utility closes import-dependent gas-fired power plant, keeps LNG import option

In-brief analysis June 24, 2024 Data source: U.S. Energy Information Administration On May 31, Constellation Energy retired the natural gas-fired Mystic Generating ...
Energy Information Administration News

Electricity demand surged in New England amid heat wave

In-brief analysis June 21, 2024 Data source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Wholesale Electricity Market PortalNote: Data on demand by region lags total ...
Energy Information Administration News

Our estimated rate of U.S. natural gas vented or flared declined in 2023

In-depth analysis June 20, 2024 Data source: U.S. Energy Information Administration, Natural Gas Annual and Natural Gas Monthly; estimates for 2023 venting ...
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EPA–Energy

Environmental Protection Agency

EPA settles with Massachusetts solar company for Construction General Permit violations

BOSTON (May 21, 2024) – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency has settled with Navisun, LLC, a solar energy company based in Hingham, ...
/ EPA Energy
Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Awards $1.275M to Advance Resilience in Disadvantaged Communities

BOSTON (Apr. 8, 2024) – EPA's Southeast New England Program (SNEP) is announcing funding to improve climate resiliency in disadvantaged communities throughout ...
/ EPA Energy
Environmental Protection Agency

EPA Proposes Plan to Address Contamination in Buildings at the Meeker Avenue Plume Superfund Site in Brooklyn

NEW YORK (April 5, 2024) - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has proposed a plan to protect people living and working ...
/ EPA Energy
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Transporation

NIST–Transporation

CHIPS R&D National Advanced Packaging Manufacturing Program (NAPMP) Advanced Packaging Summit

The National Advanced Packaging Manufacturing Program (NAPMP) and NASA Ames Research Center in California’s Silicon Valley are co-hosting an Advanced Packaging Summit ...
/ NIST Transportation

NIST Automated Vehicles Team Visits Virginia Tech Transportation Institute to Discuss Collaborative Efforts

On February 28-29, 2024, the NIST Automated Vehicles team , representing multiple NIST laboratories, visited the Virginia Tech Transportation Institute (VTTI) site ...
/ NIST Transportation

SAE Establishes Exploratory Working Group to Develop Automated Vehicles ‘Usage’ Concept

What city infrastructure could be used or developed to support automated vehicles (AVs) is a recent topic of discussion in the AV ...
/ NIST Transportation