MAKING CITIES MORE SUSTAINABLE, DESIRABLE, LIVEABLE AND GREEN
To Secure the Grid, Use a Darknet and Quantum Encryption
October 30, 2017
At least that’s what some scientists think the government should do. Utility Dive reports that during a Senate committee meeting last week, Richard Raines from Oak Ridge, one of the Department of Energy’s national laboratories, urged lawmakers to direct funding into a Darknet project. The work essentially seeks to take the control systems of America’s power grids off of the public Internet and put them onto an independent network.