Peer-to-peer energy trading makes footprints in Europe
Open Utility expands its Piclo peer-to-peer renewable trading platform to Italy and Netherlands and is developing a flexibility marketplace in UK.
Orkney Islands eye hydrogen economy
Hydrogen generation and use is at the centre of Orkney Islands’ efforts to achieve a sustainable energy system.
Renewables GB – the power of communities
Cooperative energy ventures are bringing commercial wind and solar farms into community hands.
Lake Como goes all-electric
Italy’s Lake Como is Europe’s first ‘electric destination’ after efforts to install a far-reaching electric-charging network were realised.
Stratford-Upon-Avon’s community solar battery farm to create local opportunities
Community energy supplier Mongoose Energy has secured finance for what it claims is the UK’s biggest community energy project.
Tesla enables Nottingham microgrid with community energy storage
Tesla will be establishing Europe’s largest community battery in UK's East Midlands city.
Teaching DSOs to dance – the role of EDSO in the energy transition
On day two of InnoGrid2020+, Engerati hears how European distribution system operators must embrace change in the sector by learning a new routine.
3 ways decentralised energy is reshaping the grid
Behind the meter generation and storage can support dynamic grid optimisation and balancing, finds Engerati.
Microgrids South America: Creating behind the meter systems in Chile
New entrant Amigo Solar has developed an innovative microgrid business model for Chile’s regulated B2C market.
Digital disruption in Africa – how will it reshape energy supply?
Ahead of African Utility Week, Oracle’s Martin Dunlea gives his interpretation of digital disruption for energy suppliers on the continent.
Blockchain as market operator – route to community energy market model?
Quantoz Technology and Energy21 are developing a blockchain based local system operator for community energy markets.
Local energy marketplaces: how to provide community-based solutions that benefit customers and retailers
Local energy marketplaces represent an emerging way to achieve this and enable new opportunities, such as the ability for residents to buy and sell locally produced energy.
The #1 Problem in Technology Innovation
How can innovators make their products bankable in Europe?