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PowerPoint Lecture Notes: Smart Grid: Robust/Energy Efficient vs. Hackable Orwellian Nightmare?

Articles & papers cited in lecture (in order of appearance)

Terrorism and the Electric Power Delivery System, U.S. National Academies Press, 2011 (link)

The Electric Power Grid: Today and Tomorrow, Massoud Amin & John Stringer, MRS Bulletin 33 (April 2008)
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Securing the Electricity Grid, Massoud Amin (link / cached copy)

Power Outages on the Rise Across the U.S., Jordan Wirfs-Brock, Inside Energy, 18 August 2014
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American Blackout: Facts, National Geographic (link / cached copy)

Blackout Risk Tool Puts Price Tag on Power Reliability, Forbes Magazine (link / cached copy)

Bad News: The U.S. Power Grid is Getting Pricier, Less Reliable, Brad Plumer, Washington Post, 8 March 2013
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Economic Benefits of Increasing Electric Grid Resilience to Weather Outages, White House Report (2013)
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For the Good of the Grid, Massoud Amin, IEEE Power & Energy Magazine, November/December 2008
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Estimating the Costs and Benefits of the Smart Grid, Electric Power Research Institute, March 2011
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The Efficacy and Challenges of SCADA and Smart Grid Integration, Cyber Security & Information Systems Information Analysis Center (link / cached copy)

Challenges in Power System Information Security, Dan et al., Security & Privacy, volume 10, issue 4, pp. 62-70 (2012), IEEE Computer Society (link)

The Architecture of Electricity is Evolving, Albeit Gradually, Stratfor Global Intelligence (link)

Tesla Unveils New Battery to Power Homes, BBC News (Technology), 1 May 2015 (link / cached copy)

Smart Grid Costs Are Massive, but Benefits Will Be Larger, Industry Study Says, Peter Behr, The New York Times, 25 May 2011 (link / cached copy)

Hello, Dave. I control your thermostat. Google's Nest gets hacked, Dean Takahashi, Venture Beat News, 10 August 2014 (link / cached copy)

Black Hat: Nest thermostat turned into a smart spy in 15 seconds, Darlene Storm, Computer World, 11 August 2014 (link / cached copy)

Hackers root Googles Nest thermostat in 15 seconds - Firm advises buying one of its security cameras, Chris Merriman, The Inquirer, 11 August 2014 (link / cached copy)

Keeping "smart homes" safe from hackers, Michael Roppolo & Eliene Augenbraun, CBS News, 9 September 2014 (link / cached copy)

The spies in your living room: 70% of smart appliances vulnerable to cyber-attack, Graham Templeton, Geek.com, 30 July 2014 (link / cached copy)

For the First Time, Hackers Have Used a Refrigerator to Attack Businesses, Julie Bort, Business Insider, 16 January 2014 (link / cached copy)

Proofpoint Uncovers Internet of Things (IoT) Cyberattack, MarketWatch, 16 January 2014 (link / cached copy)

PBS This Old House story about "Sense" whole home energy monitor:

(Original full length version found on YouTube at this LINK)