Not your father's Y2K: preparing the North American power grid for the perfect solar storm

Cooper, Christopher and Sovacool, Benjamin K (2011) Not your father's Y2K: preparing the North American power grid for the perfect solar storm. Electricity Journal, 24 (4). pp. 47-61. ISSN 1040-6190

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Abstract

Solar storms have the potential to inflict massive damage to the North American electricity infrastructure. Policymakers and utilities should begin to coordinate efforts to protect vulnerable components, prepare system operators and automate protective operational procedures.

Item Type: Article
Schools and Departments: School of Business, Management and Economics > SPRU - Science Policy Research Unit
Depositing User: Benjamin Sovacool
Date Deposited: 16 Dec 2015 10:18
Last Modified: 02 Jun 2016 15:03
URI: http://sro.sussex.ac.uk/id/eprint/58248
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