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The Colonial Pipeline Outage: An Important Lesson for U.S. Energy Security

Kenneth B. Medlock III

The Colonial Pipeline Outage: An Important Lesson for U.S. Energy Security.

The recent cyberattack on the Colonial Pipeline, one of America’s most critical pieces of energy infrastructure, offers lessons in the crucial role of energy storage and the importance of cybersecurity for maintaining our nation’s long-term energy security, writes Kenneth B. Medlock III, the senior director of the Center for Energy Studies, in a post for the Baker Institute Blog.

This post originally appeared in the Forbes blog on May 11, 2021.