Business models for renewable aggregation – what is ready

Energy Generation

Business models for renewable aggregation – what is ready

The BestRES project has identified seven business models as ready for implementation by renewable energy aggregators

Download – PHI to reach more than 380,000 customers for demand response

Energy Generation

Download – PHI to reach more than 380,000 customers for demand response

Pepco Holdings (PHI) is one of the largest energy delivery companies in the Mid-Atlantic region and is leveraging new demand-response capabilities.

Blockchain for IoT – a mutually beneficial pairing

Energy Generation

Blockchain for IoT – a mutually beneficial pairing

Both the Internet of Things (IoT) and blockchain are technologies of huge interest and potential within the utility sector. How can they work together?

Lessons from peer-to-peer energy trading in the Netherlands

Energy Generation

Lessons from peer-to-peer energy trading in the Netherlands

Peer-to-peer trading is attracting a diversity of consumers and promoting more widespread installation of small scale distributed solar.

AMIPlus Smart City Wrocław project innovating communications.

Energy Generation

AMIPlus Smart City Wrocław project innovating communications.

Tauron has built an AMI smart metering system in the capital of Lower Silesia, in which Open Smart Grid Protocol-based (OSGP) meters from three manufacturers are being used.

The challenges of distributed energy resources

Energy Generation

The challenges of distributed energy resources

As the growth of distributed energy resources (DERs) accelerates, it is important to recognise the challenges it creates for traditional, centralised grid systems.

Energy flexibility – blueprint for a post-carbon UK society

Energy Generation

Energy flexibility – blueprint for a post-carbon UK society

A new study from Ovo Energy and Imperial College demonstrates the use of residential flexibility in reducing electricity system costs.

Multi-purpose networks key to unlocking smart city value

Energy Generation

Multi-purpose networks key to unlocking smart city value

Use cases to demonstrate how future-proofing networks and ensuring continued value is a key concern for ‘smart utilities’.

Digital asset management – building a cyber-physical world

Energy Generation

Digital asset management – building a cyber-physical world

New technology and cloud-based frameworks can integrate assets into one true cyber-physical system.

Community energy – the key to unlocking low carbon living

Energy Generation

Community energy – the key to unlocking low carbon living

Local generation and consumption is engaging energy consumers and provides momentum for low carbon economy targets.

Integrating electric vehicles to the grid with energy storage

Energy Generation

Integrating electric vehicles to the grid with energy storage

A storage-based electric vehicle charging station solution has been developed for Czech utility PRE by Socomec and Energon.