Smart Inverters Can Safely be Installed at DER Penetration Levels of 100% or Higher

DER Communication / Cybersecurity at SPI

With the introduction of IEEE 2030.5 and IEEE 1815 communication protocols and the new communication requirements of IEEE 1547-2018, which will begin rolling out across the U.S. in 2020, understanding communication protocols and how they affect the DER industry is...
SunSpec DER Information Model Specification

SunSpec DER Information Model Specification

Revision: 1.0 Date: July 15, 2019This document describes the SunSpec Distributed Energy Resource (DER) information models that provide support for the Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers (IEEE) 1547-2018 functionality using SunSpec information modeling....

Webinar Two: Cybersecurity Fundamentals for the DER Industry

An overview of cybersecurity and authentication for solar and solar plus storage networks in the U.S. Date Wednesday, May 8, 2019 11am Pacific Co-Host  Kyrio Speakers Tom Tansy, Chairman, SunSpec Alliance Ron Ih, Director, Business Development, Kyrio Security...

Webinar One: Cybersecurity in Solar, an Overview

Cybersecurity and authentication for distributed energy resource networks in the U.S. Date Wednesday, April 10, 2019 11am Pacific Co-Host Kyrio Speakers Tom Tansy, Chairman, SunSpec Alliance Bob Fox, Principal Engineer, SunSpec Alliance Massimiliano Pala, Principal...

Data-in-Flight Cybersecurity Workgroup Kick-off

Date February 13, 2019 9:00 am Pacific This work group is dedicated to cybersecurity for Distributed Energy Resources (DERs), led by industry experts from SunSpec Alliance, Sandia National Laboratories and GridSME. The work group will determine security requirements...