Energy Markets

UK university receives €6.7m to research energy storage

Energy Generation

UK university receives €6.7m to research energy storage

A university in Northern Ireland is leading a project which will research the development of consumer-owned energy storage resources.

Italy’s smart meter rollout gets financial boost

Energy Retail

Italy’s smart meter rollout gets financial boost

The European Investment Bank has approved financing of €1bn for Italy’s smart meter rollout.

Solar energy to boost EU’s thermal heating

Energy Generation

Solar energy to boost EU’s thermal heating

Solar heating could cover more than 80% of domestic heating requirements in Nordic countries

Project Malta – a new approach to thermal energy storage

Energy Generation

Project Malta – a new approach to thermal energy storage

A molten salt and low temperature liquid energy storage system is under development by Google’s parent Alphabet.

Integrating UK’s small-scale storage projects faster

Energy Generation

Integrating UK’s small-scale storage projects faster

UK Power Networks has launched a new fast-track application process for connecting small-scale electricity storage projects.

Platform to help startups disrupt the energy industry

Energy Retail

Platform to help startups disrupt the energy industry

The new Energy and Sustainability Platform has been established to encourage innovation and collaboration in the energy sector.

EV powered by its roof, doors and trunk

Energy Generation

EV powered by its roof, doors and trunk

German startup Sono Motors has launched an electric vehicle that powers itself by means of its integrated solar cells.

How to create and define a value framework for asset management

Transmission & Distribution

How to create and define a value framework for asset management

Creating a defined value framework is the vital first step in effective asset management techniques, explains Canadian software company Copperleaf.

Another oil company drills into clean energy potential

Energy Generation

Another oil company drills into clean energy potential

Hellenic Petroleum joins other oil giants in the race for clean energy opportunities.

UK – a smarter and more flexible energy system

Energy Generation

UK – a smarter and more flexible energy system

Plans have been set out to remove the barriers to energy storage, enable smart homes and businesses and bring flexibility to the markets.

Air pollution forces UK to ban diesel and petrol vehicles

Energy Generation

Air pollution forces UK to ban diesel and petrol vehicles

The UK has joined France and other European countries in banning new diesel and petrol vehicles.