Energy Markets

Choosing the Right Energy Storage Solution

Energy Generation

Choosing the Right Energy Storage Solution

With so many energy storage solutions being developed what is the right storage mix?

Demand Response-Big In Japan

Energy Generation

Demand Response-Big In Japan

Japan’s utilities have turned their attention to demand response programs as they struggle with generation limits post Fukushima.

The DSO and the Integration of Distributed Generation

Energy Generation

The DSO and the Integration of Distributed Generation

The Distribution System Operator (DSO) will need a new business model to have an active approach for the successful integration of distributed generation.

Managing the Utility as an Asset

Energy Markets

Managing the Utility as an Asset

Governments should start viewing the utility as an asset, not a financial burden.

The Google Smart Home Play

Energy Retail

The Google Smart Home Play

Google's recent acquisition of smart-thermostat manufacturers Nest Labs may point to a desire to gain more access to our homes, take smart appliances to new heights and play in a nascent home energy management sector.

Big Data Analytics Could Revolutionise Fracking

Energy Generation

Big Data Analytics Could Revolutionise Fracking

Data analytics is going to help oil and gas companies find drilling locations which will maximise production levels and reduce environmental effects.

Distributed Generation Opens a Floodgate of Opportunity

Energy Generation

Distributed Generation Opens a Floodgate of Opportunity

Distributed Generation is creating a platform of change for manufacturers, power consumers, investors, buyers and sellers alike. It’s a time for innovation and extreme competition for the ailing, traditional power industry.

Europe’s First Smart Energy Accelerator Aims to Boost Startups

Energy Retail

Europe’s First Smart Energy Accelerator Aims to Boost Startups

Acceleration programs, like Rockstart Accelerator’s Smart Energy Accelerator, could help boost the energy sector and initiate an energy transition.

Graphene-The Turning Point for Energy Storage?

Energy Generation

Graphene-The Turning Point for Energy Storage?

With increased funding for research and development, graphene could be the answer to renewable energy storage.

Wind Power driving China?

Energy Generation

Wind Power driving China?

China’s renewables industry, along with the rest of the world’s, continues to struggle through financial challenges. But long term government planning for China’s wind industry could be the answer to the country’s ambitious clean energy plans.

Finally! An Energy Storage Market Emerges

Energy Generation

Finally! An Energy Storage Market Emerges

The development of energy storage and emerging markets is starting to take shape with emerging markets offering the biggest opportunity