Centrica futureproofs flexibility with aggregator acquisition

Energy Generation

Centrica futureproofs flexibility with aggregator acquisition

Centrica has acquired the Belgian demand response startup REstore for €70m.

Blockchain 2.0: Choosing a platform for peer-to-peer energy trading

Energy Generation

Blockchain 2.0: Choosing a platform for peer-to-peer energy trading

Distributed ledgers are poised to help distribution system operators optimise next-day positions through energy trading. But which is the right platform?

Europe – clean energy to get €2.2bn by 2020

Energy Generation

Europe – clean energy to get €2.2bn by 2020

Priorities are identified for the last phase of the European Commission's Horizon 2020 research and innovation programme

Peer-to-peer energy trading makes footprints in Europe

Energy Generation

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.

Utilities grow investments in blockchain

Energy Generation

Utilities grow investments in blockchain

European utilities have demonstrated live energy trading of electricity and gas on the blockchain.

Private LTE spectrum – the fabric of modern grid applications?

Energy Generation

Private LTE spectrum – the fabric of modern grid applications?

Behind every good smart grid is an even better communication network. Here Nokia explains the benefits of LTE for field area networks.

Orkney Islands eye hydrogen economy

Energy Generation

Orkney Islands eye hydrogen economy

Hydrogen generation and use is at the centre of Orkney Islands’ efforts to achieve a sustainable energy system.

Artificial intelligence in energy: 5-minute briefing

Energy Generation

Artificial intelligence in energy: 5-minute briefing

What are the latest energy use cases for artificial intelligence? Read our briefing to find out.

Europe’s supply outlook – looking ahead to 2025

Energy Generation

Europe’s supply outlook – looking ahead to 2025

Generation is not the sole factor for Europe's security of supply: interconnections, flexibility and policy coordination are equally important.

Europe – the smart energy transition research priorities

Energy Generation

Europe – the smart energy transition research priorities

ETIP SNET has identified research and innovation priorities for Europe’s energy system for the years 2017-2020.

Energy blockchains – what's new

Energy Generation

Energy blockchains – what's new

Sell out token sales, peer-to-peer trading, a test network and network balancing are in sight for blockchain in the energy sector.