SUNSPEC BLOCKCHAIN WORK GROUP

This work group meets every 2 weeks on Tuesday​ via GoToMeeting. The first meeting of this group was January 14, 2020., is open to all SunSpec Alliance members. Contact membership@sunspec.org to enroll in the work group. Meeting coordinates. SunSpec Blockchain Work Group Meeting Every 2 weeks on Tuesday at 9 am Pacific time https://global.gotomeeting.com/join/761718013 Work […]

Data Communication Solutions for PV Module Rapid Shutdown

Date: Summer Quarter, Starting July 17, 2021 Course Number: ECE-40305 Credit: 1.00 unit(s) For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.Course Description: California's law requiring solar PV on every new residential structure, rooftop solar PV, often paired with energy storage, will soon be ubiquitous in the United States. Recognizing this trend and its potential […]

SUNSPEC IEEE 2030.5 CONFORMANCE PROFILES WORK GROUP

This work group meets on the first Wednesday of each month via GoToMeeting. The first meeting of this group is February 12, 2020., is open to all SunSpec Alliance members. Meeting coordinates. Contact membership@sunspec.org to enroll in the work group. IEEE 2030.5 Conformance Profiles Work Group Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. […]

SunSpec & Sandia DER Cybersecurity Webinar: DER Software Vulnerabilities

SunSpec & Sandia DER Cybersecurity Working Group WebinarDate: July 22, 2021 Time: 9-10am Pacific Join the SunSpec & Sandia DER Cybersecurity Working Group for an educational webinar on DER Software Vulnerabilities.  About this event: This event will feature three guest speakers offering unique presentations on software vulnerabilities for Distributed Energy Resource systems. Presentation I: Software Bill of Materials […]

SUNY Erie: Solar Energy Basics

Date: Starting July 26th, 2021 Course Number: Credits: 1.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org. About the Course: The transition to renewable energy, driven by the needs of society and state-level policies requiring solar PV (photovoltaics) on every new residential structure, will make rooftop solar and […]

SUNY Erie: System Cybersecurity for IEEE 2030.5 Networks

Date: Starting August 16th, 2021 Course Number: Credits: 1.00 unit(s) Related Certificate Programs: For questions related to this course visit sunspeccyberguardians.org or contact membership@sunspec.org.About the Course: As society’s demand for energy switches from fossil fuels to renewable energy sources such as solar and wind, the location and number of energy generation systems is changing dramatically. […]

SunSpec and Sandia DER Cybersecurity Webinar: Cyber-Physical Solutions for Defending PV Systems

Cyber-Physical Solutions for Defending PV Systems: Proactive Intrusion Detection and Mitigation System SensorDate: August 26th, 2021 Time: 9-10am Pacific About the Event: This DOE Solar Energy Technologies Office project is developing a proactive intrusion detection and mitigation system (PIDMS) sensor to protect distributed energy resource (DER) systems; specifically, this work focuses on photovoltaic inverter communications. The PIDMS […]

SunSpec and Sandia DER Cybersecurity Webinar: Zero Trust Security for Distributed Energy Resources

SunSpec & Sandia DER Cybersecurity Webinar: Zero Trust & Multi-party Access Control for DERsDate: September 14, 2021 Time: 8-9am Pacific Securing distributed energy resources is challenging due to multi-party access control coupled with shortcomings of traditional perimeter based security models. New concepts and technologies such as zero trust and distributed ledgers are transforming security for digital […]