Up & Atom

An order issued from the US Department of Energy on December 17 prohibits the installation of Chinese equipment or components in facilities providing power to designated “Critical Defense Facilities.” The order discusses threats to the electric supply chain from China.

Electric utilities that fall within the scope of the order should consider leveraging all available tools to achieve compliance with this new directive, including independent supply chain controls and verifications, contractual provisions, and regulatory protections.

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