‘Sea eggs’ – a promising compressed air energy storage opportunity?
New underwater storage device could be more financially viable than conventional pumped storage.
Open data – the route to innovation
Open data from TSOs in Europe is being used to develop apps to quantify and minimise carbon emissions
Integrating renewables: How power flow control can help
Engerati looks at an application of power flow control technology and how it can improve grid utilisation and save utilities’ capital expenditure.
Blockchain for utilities – will it become mainstream?
Blockchain is expected to become disruptive to the energy sector in less than five years.
Fluence – new kid on the energy storage block
Fluence Energy is aimed to become a giant in the global energy storage market.
Future-proofing grid connectivity – NB-IoT vs 870MHz Radio Mesh
How can utilities match the rising demand for data with new communication infrastructures? A new white paper discusses the potential of NB-IoT and 870MHz Radio Mesh.
4 drivers of energy disruption, according to IBM’s Laurence Carpanini
Grid companies – shifting focus from network operation to data and analytics?
Utilities and machine learning – the use cases
Machine learning is becoming increasingly important in day to day utility operations.
Smart consumer trends that utilities should know about
Smart cities, smart homes and new smart products are being highlighted for consumers.
Bringing behavioural change to energy efficiency
The ENTROPY project is developing an IT ecosystem to motivate behavioural changes in energy usage.
Blockchain microgrids – enabler of the community energy opportunity
Blockchain transactive energy is emerging as a driver of microgrid development in different geographies.