Energy Markets

EDP: Storage opens a world of new possibilities

Energy Generation

EDP: Storage opens a world of new possibilities

In Focus Q&A: Technology expert Mário Simões discusses cutting edge research and sustainability challenges.

Pump up the dam: Pumped storage makes a comeback in the US

Energy Generation

Pump up the dam: Pumped storage makes a comeback in the US

National Grid Ventures is one of several companies in the US planning pumped hydro plants. (image: SDCWA)

How flexibility markets can drive the energy transition

Energy Retail

How flexibility markets can drive the energy transition

Two papers published this week set out recommendations for market-based approaches to managing flexible resources.

Salt storage shows promise in Germany

Energy Generation

Salt storage shows promise in Germany

Vattenfall is piloting a novel nanocoated salt technology to supply district heating in Berlin.

Eurelectric In Focus: renewables, storage and AI initiatives

Energy Generation

Eurelectric In Focus: renewables, storage and AI initiatives

The European association's policy director Marion Labatut sees good opportunities for renewables plus storage projects, and discusses an artificial intelligence platform under development.

SolarPower Europe: On the brink of grid parity

Energy Generation

SolarPower Europe: On the brink of grid parity

Engerati discusses some recent success stories presented by the solar sector with Dr Mercè Labordena, senior policy advisor and leader of SolarPower Europe’s Digitalisation Task Force.

Danish TSO, DSOs to launch a flexibility pilot

Energy Generation

Danish TSO, DSOs to launch a flexibility pilot

The project will seek to avoid congestion from renewable generation sources and ultimately reduce the need for grid investment.

LO3 Energy builds on success of local energy trading platform pilots

Energy Retail

LO3 Energy builds on success of local energy trading platform pilots

Blockchain-based community energy trading platform close to commercial rollout.

Hydrogen by Pipe: Embracing the fuel of the future

Energy Markets

Hydrogen by Pipe: Embracing the fuel of the future

Hydrogen has great potential as a clean fuel source, but many challenges must be overcome for widespread deployment. Pöyry’s John Williams outlines the issues and prospects for future growth.

The new wave of wave

Energy Generation

The new wave of wave

A Finnish company is pushing the boundaries of wave technology with digital applications.

Building the DSO of tomorrow

Transmission & Distribution

Building the DSO of tomorrow

Engerati speaks to key experts about the future role of the DSO in Europe and possible regulatory barriers to development.