Energy Efficiency and Management

How flexibility markets can drive the energy transition

Energy Retail

How flexibility markets can drive the energy transition

Two papers published this week set out recommendations for market-based approaches to managing flexible resources.

Catapult chooses five SMEs for Innovator Support Platform

Energy Retail

Catapult chooses five SMEs for Innovator Support Platform

Five SMEs working on innovative heating and cooling solutions have been selected by Energy Systems Catapult to receive tailored business incubation and acceleration support.

Ecovat plans thermal storage facility for Mijnwater

Energy Retail

Ecovat plans thermal storage facility for Mijnwater

Dutch company Ecovat is negotiating to build its first commercial scale underground water storage tank for district heating with company Mijnwater.

Unlocking flexibility in smart devices

Energy Generation

Unlocking flexibility in smart devices

The ‘Coordinating power control’ project in Sweden is developing solutions to deliver flexibility to the distribution grid as distributed energy resources grow.

80 things about the Internet of Things

Energy Retail

80 things about the Internet of Things

The Internet of Things (IoT) is defined by everyday objects, interconnected via the internet to send and receive data. Home security-system company Safe at Last has created a list of IoT statistics.

Global smart meter opportunities

Energy Retail

Global smart meter opportunities

Ongoing and new rollouts ensure a buoyant market for smart meters while new analytics solutions are emerging to extract their value.

EU states must do more to meet climate goals, says Commission

Energy Retail

EU states must do more to meet climate goals, says Commission

EPEE: Energy efficiency needs to move further up the agenda to meet climate goals.

EUSEW: Digitalisation will drive energy efficiency

Energy Retail

EUSEW: Digitalisation will drive energy efficiency

New data sources emerging from digital technologies can be used to deliver significant efficiency gains, but only if barriers are removed.

Flexitricity: The flexible customer makes a cleaner grid

Energy Generation

Flexitricity: The flexible customer makes a cleaner grid

Engerati talks to Flexitricity about the UK’s progress in integrating flexible resources.

InterFlex – developing models to harness flexibility in Europe

Energy Generation

InterFlex – developing models to harness flexibility in Europe

Flexibility models are well advanced for European energy markets, but remaining barriers are still to be overcome.

Flexibility exchange to be demonstrated in UK

Energy Generation

Flexibility exchange to be demonstrated in UK

The FleX competition will support the development of innovative solutions to value and trade flexibility in the electricity market.