Cybersecurity

The Department of Energy this week is expected to unveil a unit that will coordinate homeland defense for the nation's oil and gas sector, industry sources said Friday. Last month 11 oil companies said they planned to operate a data-sharing and analysis center, under DOE's supervision. (Maureen Lorenzetti)
Cybersecurity

US competitive generating capacity is likely to reach 319.5 GW by the end of 2001, a more than four-fold increase from 1997, the Electric Power Supply Association said Thursday. In addition to capacity additions totaling 68 GW, 90% of it competitive, there also have been significant asset divestitures and reclassifications by regulated investor-owned utilities.