Energy Markets

Microgrids To Test Renewable Energy Integration In Germany

Energy Generation

Microgrids To Test Renewable Energy Integration In Germany

Germany’s energy transition requires innovative network structures to accommodate renewable energy.

Flywheel Storage To Integrate Renewables In Alaskan Island Microgrid

Energy Generation

Flywheel Storage To Integrate Renewables In Alaskan Island Microgrid

ABB’s PowerStore flywheel storage solution is to be installed in the microgrid on remote Kodiak island.

Europe’s Energy Efficiency Plan May Reduce the Need for Russia’s Gas

Energy Retail

Europe’s Energy Efficiency Plan May Reduce the Need for Russia’s Gas

Russia's latest move adds a further dimension to already volatile gas supplies and adds importance to a European energy efficiency plan.

Power To Gas – More Than Just A Storage Solution

Energy Generation

Power To Gas – More Than Just A Storage Solution

Power to Gas has a number of unique properties that are not shared by other storage solutions.

Smart Metering in Europe: The Challenges Are Greater

Energy Retail

Smart Metering in Europe: The Challenges Are Greater

Smart metering will provide the foundation for the development of the smart grid to meet the challenges that Europe’s energy sector faces.

Wind Power Can Improve The Resiliency Of Electric Grids

Energy Generation

Wind Power Can Improve The Resiliency Of Electric Grids

A study has found that wind can be more effective than thermal generation in controlling frequency on the grid.

Nairobi Ring – Improved Grid Reliability Coming To Kenya’s Largest City

Energy Retail

Nairobi Ring – Improved Grid Reliability Coming To Kenya’s Largest City

Nairobi’s residents can look forward to improved power supply with the completion of the Nairobi Ring.

Renewable Energy Development Threatened by Uncertainty

Energy Markets

Renewable Energy Development Threatened by Uncertainty

Political and policy uncertainty may slow the growth of the renewable energy industry.

Grid Load Monitoring, Fault Detection and Isolation Drives 3M Investment in Smarter Energy

Energy Generation

Grid Load Monitoring, Fault Detection and Isolation Drives 3M Investment in Smarter Energy

3M equity stake in Toronto-based Smart Energy Instruments follows market need for next generation measurement and control.

Canada Gets its First Large Wind and Energy Storage System

Energy Generation

Canada Gets its First Large Wind and Energy Storage System

The new wind turbine at Glencore’s Raglan mine will replace about 5% of the mine’s diesel consumption.

The US Grid Is Getting Smarter – Impacts Are Noticeable

Energy Retail

The US Grid Is Getting Smarter – Impacts Are Noticeable

Smart grid deployments in the US are delivering results, with improvements in grid operations, energy efficiency, asset utilization and reliability.