Energy Efficiency and Management

Fuel cells – energy on demand and storage

Energy Generation

Fuel cells – energy on demand and storage

A novel fuel cell development offers the potential for powering homes and businesses.

Northern Powergrid and Nissan to explore innovative grid technology

Energy Generation

Northern Powergrid and Nissan to explore innovative grid technology

Northern Powergrid, a UK electrical distribution company, has signed a contract with vehicle manufacturer Nissan.

Aclara Technologies expands smart infrastructure business to Europe

Energy Retail

Aclara Technologies expands smart infrastructure business to Europe

Aclara Technologies has opened offices in Europe, responding to the growing need for smart infrastructure solutions.

From AMI to IoT: What lessons for utility deployments?

Energy Retail

From AMI to IoT: What lessons for utility deployments?

What has the utility sector learned from smart meter deployments to support Internet of Things platforms? Trilliant’s Ryan Gerbrandt shares his view.

Mercedes-Benz vies with Tesla in home energy storage space

Energy Generation

Mercedes-Benz vies with Tesla in home energy storage space

Daimler-Mercedes-Benz is growing its presence in the residential and commercial energy storage markets.

Rotterdam’s smart grid project launched

Energy Generation

Rotterdam’s smart grid project launched

Dutch grid operator Stedin and utility Lyv Smart Lyving plan to install 20,000 smart home solutions with local distributed energy generators.

Scottish Power to build medium-voltage transmission link in Wales

Energy Generation

Scottish Power to build medium-voltage transmission link in Wales

Scottish Power Energy Networks is deploying Europe’s first medium-voltage transmission direct current link.

Distributed generation: New report flags utility threats and opportunities

Energy Retail

Distributed generation: New report flags utility threats and opportunities

Distributed generation represents the greatest threat to utility revenues and hosting capacity, according to an Accenture report.

Smart islands – UK's Isles of Scilly eye low-carbon solutions

Energy Generation

Smart islands – UK's Isles of Scilly eye low-carbon solutions

Islands face specific challenges and must tailor their energy solutions to the particular needs of their own systems.

Tesla looks to energy storage aggregation

Energy Generation

Tesla looks to energy storage aggregation

Tesla and GreenMountain Power are introducing a programme to deliver and aggregate energy storage.

Google launches new IoT management service

Energy Retail

Google launches new IoT management service

The new Google Cloud Platform makes it easier for utilities to upload large amounts of data from connected devices.