Distributed Generation

Virtual power plants spring to action in Europe, Japan and Australia

Smart Infrastructure

Virtual power plants spring to action in Europe, Japan and Australia

VPPs are primed to take advantage of the most lucrative markets, according to a webinar with Navigant, Enbala and the Australian grid operator AEMO.

APG and EWF test DER for Frequency Regulation

Smart Infrastructure

APG and EWF test DER for Frequency Regulation

The Flex-Hub will use EWF’s blockchain platform to efficiently qualify and register DERs in a proof of concept phase starting next month.

Energy trading and asset management in a ‘flex’ market

Energy Generation

Energy trading and asset management in a ‘flex’ market

Dominic Fava, head of marketing and propositions at Origami, a provider of energy trading platforms, looks at the difficulties of trading energy in a more flexible - and therefore volatile - electricity market, and how a new generation of smart IT systems will be needed to support energy companies.

Danish consortium issues tender for flexibility market pilot

Transmission & Distribution

Danish consortium issues tender for flexibility market pilot

Applications are due by 15th February for participation in the scheme at congested substations in Lolland.

The potential value of DSOs – keeping costs low in a flexible electricity system

Transmission & Distribution

The potential value of DSOs – keeping costs low in a flexible electricity system

AFRY Management Consulting research suggests a more coordinated use of resources could reduce Great Britain’s system costs by up to £7 billion by 2050.

Changing Business Models for Utilities

Energy Generation

Changing Business Models for Utilities

This article considers the question: as renewables become adopted more, how will that change the utility companies’ business models?

Energy Web Foundation tests new Decentralised Operating System

Smart Infrastructure

Energy Web Foundation tests new Decentralised Operating System

The non-profit blockchain alliance will test a system to integrate distributed energy resources with transmission system operator the Austrian Power Grid in a trial that will continue until next February.

National Grid backs PowerPaired community energy platform

Energy Retail

National Grid backs PowerPaired community energy platform

Sustainability charity Forum for the Future has launched a new online "matchmaking" platform to pair up community energy groups and the businesses or public sector organisations that own sites or buildings that could be at the heart of community-owned schemes.

The Entras dispatching tool: To charge or not to charge, that is the question

Energy Generation

The Entras dispatching tool: To charge or not to charge, that is the question

National Grid: Focus on greater customer engagement

Energy Retail

National Grid: Focus on greater customer engagement

The system operator and a demand-side response expert discussed how the supplier/customer relationship will change in a Navigant webinar.

Engerati 2.0: Let’s get Digital

Energy Generation

Engerati 2.0: Let’s get Digital

Welcome to the new look Engerati website!

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