Flexibility exchange to be demonstrated in UK

Energy Generation

Flexibility exchange to be demonstrated in UK

The FleX competition will support the development of innovative solutions to value and trade flexibility in the electricity market.

Utility Week Live: Smart energy needs standardised, open data

Energy Retail

Utility Week Live: Smart energy needs standardised, open data

Solution providers and utility consortia are racing against the clock to streamline a data avalanche that will emerge from the smart energy network to unlock its full potential.

Editorial: Engerati heads to Utility Week Live

Energy Retail

Editorial: Engerati heads to Utility Week Live

The exhibition and conference in Birmingham demonstrates the tools and equipment that will be needed to develop the utilities of the future.

IBM Q&A: Jon Edmonds, Client Director, Energy, Environment & Utilities

Energy Retail

IBM Q&A: Jon Edmonds, Client Director, Energy, Environment & Utilities

Engerati speaks with Jon Edmonds, client director at IBM, about their upcoming C-suite study and other projects IBM is working on with energy companies.

Engerati Editorial: Utilities start thinking out of the sandbox

Energy Retail

Engerati Editorial: Utilities start thinking out of the sandbox

The digital revolution is a wave that can propel utilities into a future, more efficient and connected world, but it risks drowning those who fail to stay on top of the latest developments.

Energy experts advocate cooperation at Innogrid2020+

Energy Retail

Energy experts advocate cooperation at Innogrid2020+

Innogrid Day 1: TSOs and DSOs urged their colleagues to work together on digitalisation and other projects to solve common problems posed by the challenges and opportunities facing the industry.

The rise of the Power Purchase Agreement

Energy Generation

The rise of the Power Purchase Agreement

Corporate PPAs have picked up in the last five years, with 121 corporations across the world purchasing a total of 13.4GW of renewable energy, according to BloombergNEF.

Piclo Flex to take another step towards commercialisation

Energy Generation

Piclo Flex to take another step towards commercialisation

Piclo, formerly known as Open Utility, will soon announce a second commercial agreement with a network operator for its flexible energy platform.

Utilities need to get smart or lose efficiency… and customers

Energy Retail

Utilities need to get smart or lose efficiency… and customers

The smart grid could be a double-edged sword for utilities as it creates potential for efficiency gains but also opens the market to new entrants, speakers warned in London this week.

Editorial: Utilities playing catch-up to the hare

Energy Retail

Editorial: Utilities playing catch-up to the hare

Digitalisation creates opportunities for energy companies, but also levels the playing field for a more nimble species of company.

Pöyry Q&A: The digital customer is king

Energy Retail

Pöyry Q&A: The digital customer is king

Chief digital officer Stephen Woodhouse says utilities need to better understand their customers’ needs and behaviour.