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Brandon N. Robinson Authored Article for Smart Grid News Regarding Compliance with CIP Standards

Brandon N. Robinson, partner in the firm’s Birmingham, Ala., office and member of the firm’s Energy Section, authored an article for Smart Grid News on April 21, 2016 regarding industry efforts to comply with the latest versions of the North American Electric Reliability Corporation’s (NERC) Critical Infrastructure Protection (CIP) standards approved by the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC). The NERC CIP standards are mandatory requirements for owners, operators and users of the Bulk Electric System regarding cyber and physical protection of the electric grid. Mr. Robinson discussed the recent evolution of the standards as well as upcoming compliance challenges for the utility industry.