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Utility Dive, April 12, 2023

In North America, there is an industry-led initiative to stockpile long-lead-time transmission equipment led by Grid Assurance. In December, officials said the time to procure equipment has grown to 20 to 39 months from 16 to 20 months the year before. Meanwhile costs have risen 20% to 50%.

Business Insider, February 6, 2023

IEEE Spectrum, December 23, 2022

“We were seeing increased interest throughout this year from extreme weather. As soon as the Duke incident occurred, everything’s shifted into physical attacks.” —David Rupert, CEO, Grid Assurance

The Wall Street Journal, August 1, 2022

There’s just a lot of concern tied in with the price of new assets and the long lead times, according to our CEO David Rupert. Read more in the following article from the Wall Street Journal.

Power Grid International, April 14, 2022

Financial Times, October 28, 2018