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April 12, 2024

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Electric sector group seeks clarity on addressing controlled unclassified information in DOD contracts with CMMC requirements

By Sara Friedman / March 18, 2024

The Edison Electric Institute makes recommendations for how controlled unclassified information should be addressed in Defense Department contracts in a manner that aligns with current practices for sharing sensitive data in the electric sector.

“Electric utilities have a unique relationship with CUI inverse to that of many other DoD contractors. Specifically, unlike DoD contractors who receive information that the government expects the contractor to safeguard as CUI, electric utilities far more often provide critical infrastructure information that they expect the...


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