Preparing For A Carrington Event

The physical security of the grid has become an important issue. It’s also emerging as a bureaucratic football, with little action taking place. The attack on the Metcalf substation in California was a wakeup call that homegrown terrorists could bring Continue reading Preparing For A Carrington Event

End of Civilization as We Know It

A solar storm, similar to the one in 1859, known as the Carrington Event, could cause the grid to fail, cutting off electricity across the northern United States, from Boston to Seattle, for at least a year. At least 200 Continue reading End of Civilization as We Know It