Energy Sector Operational Support for Cyber Resilience Program

Agency NameDepartment of Energy
Funding Amount$50,000,000.00
Bureau Name Cybersecurity, Energy Security, and Emergency Response
Funding Mechanism National Laboratory Funding
New? Yes
Funding Mechanism National Laboratory Funding

Funding Amount Notes

Period of Availability Available until expended
Recipients Small Electric Utilities, National Labs
Program Description To support a program to build energy sector operational support for cyber resilience.
Eligible Uses Enhance and periodically test the emergency response capabilities of the Department and the coordination of the Department with other agencies, the National Laboratories, and private industry; Expand cooperation of the Department with the intelligence community for energy sector-related threat collection and analysis; Enhance the tools of the Department and Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center for monitoring the status of the energy sector; Expand industry participation in Electricity Information Sharing and Analysis Center; and Provide technical assistance to small electric utilities for purposes of assessing and improving cyber maturity levels and addressing gaps identified in the assessment. link
Statutory Location 40125
Federal Cost Share Requirement TBD