UK grid at risk from decentralised energy – FPSA report

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UK grid at risk from decentralised energy – FPSA report

The Future Power System Architecture initiative calls on government to act with industry to facilitate the transformation of the power sector.

Vattenfall invests $170m into solar PV and energy storage division

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Vattenfall invests $170m into solar PV and energy storage division

Swedish energy company Vattenfall establishes a new solar and storage business unit with a US$170m initial investment.

Excellent performance of Caribbean Solar-Diesel Hybrid Plant: Extension To World's Largest Renewable Energy Microgrid on an Island

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Excellent performance of Caribbean Solar-Diesel Hybrid Plant: Extension To World's Largest Renewable Energy Microgrid on an Island

EDSO for Smart Grids elects Enedis exec as new chairman

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EDSO for Smart Grids elects Enedis exec as new chairman

European organisation for distribution system operators elects new head to continue focus on digitalisation and innovation.

Toronto Hydro pioneers pole-mounted energy storage

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Toronto Hydro pioneers pole-mounted energy storage

The world’s first grid-scale pole-mounted energy storage system is showing promising results in the Canadian city of Toronto.

E.ON supports renewable energy crowdfunding platform

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E.ON supports renewable energy crowdfunding platform

E.ON and German startup greenXmoney will support a crowdfunding platform that brings together renewable energy producers and private investors.

Centrica powers ahead with its smart meters plan

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Centrica powers ahead with its smart meters plan

Centrica’s smart meter rollout forms the foundation for the delivery of new products and services for customers and innovative grid solutions.

Renault to supply second life batteries to home energy storage market

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Renault to supply second life batteries to home energy storage market

Renault and Powervault have partnered to use repurposed electric vehicle batteries as home energy storage systems.

Tesla enables Nottingham microgrid with community energy storage

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Tesla enables Nottingham microgrid with community energy storage

Tesla will be establishing Europe’s largest community battery in UK's East Midlands city.

Renewables integration and EVs to boost stationary energy storage demand

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Renewables integration and EVs to boost stationary energy storage demand

Electric mobility and stationary energy storage markets could overtake the demand for energy storage in consumer electronics by early 2018.

Crowdfunding renewable energy – a new trend

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Crowdfunding renewable energy – a new trend

Crowdfunding is proving an important source for the development of small renewable energy projects.