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Philadelphia Electric Utility PECO Preparing Against Power Grid Attacks

American Public Power Association

The FBI thwarted an alleged plot to disable Baltimore's electric grid. WHYY’s Sophia Schmidt reports Philly’s electric utility says it’s already taking precautions against similar threats.

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(Original air-date: 2/9/23)

Sophia Schmidt is a Delaware native, and covers the environment for WHYY’s PlanPhilly. Before coming to Philadelphia in 2021, Sophia reported on her home state of Delaware for Delaware Public Media and produced interviews for NPR’s “Weekend Edition.” Sophia was a 2021 Metcalf Fellow.