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States address grid security through open government laws

Many state legislatures and the U.S. Congress in recent years have amended open government laws in an effort to protect critical energy infrastructure from cybersecurity threats and man-made physical threats, such as vandalism, theft, or attack. Open government or “sunshine” … Continue reading

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House committee hears testimony on shepherding P3 projects

To jumpstart public-private infrastructure projects under a 2011 law, Texas should establish an “excellence center” to advise public officials on structuring the projects, industry representatives said at a recent hearing of the House Committee on Economic and Small Business Development. The … Continue reading

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