Energy Storage

UK Power Networks to launch London's first virtual power plant

Energy Generation

UK Power Networks to launch London's first virtual power plant

English DNO UK Power Networks has announced plans to launch a virtual power plant powered by residential solar panels and battery storage systems.

Utilities at risk of solar and storage technology uberisation

Energy Generation

Utilities at risk of solar and storage technology uberisation

Worldwide studies are showing rapid development and decreasing prices in solar and storage technologies. What could this mean for utilities?

Can smart charging revolutionise widespread EV adoption?

Energy Generation

Can smart charging revolutionise widespread EV adoption?

EV adoption currently brings challenges to users and to grid operators. However, the solution to such barriers may well lie in smart charging

How energy storage can enable e-mobility and grid flexibility

Energy Generation

How energy storage can enable e-mobility and grid flexibility

The growth of the energy storage market can directly impact the future of the electric grid and of e-mobility.

Innovation tops energy leaders’ concerns, World Energy Council finds

Energy Generation

Innovation tops energy leaders’ concerns, World Energy Council finds

WEC’s Energy Issues Monitor finds that the power sector transformation is moving in the right direction.

Artificial intelligence to drive flexibility opportunity in UK

Energy Generation

Artificial intelligence to drive flexibility opportunity in UK

Open Energi partners with Aggregate Industries to deliver AI-powered grid flexibility and energy savings

Pivot Power unveils 'world's largest' battery network in the UK

Energy Generation

Pivot Power unveils 'world's largest' battery network in the UK

UK energy startup Pivot Power presents plan to help enable widespread EV adoption and renewable energy storage.

European Commission adds battery action plan to the mobility package

Energy Generation

European Commission adds battery action plan to the mobility package

Recent measures by the European Commission can boost the European battery market in a sustainable cycle of development, manufacture and use.

Peer-to-peer energy trading – building energy communities

Energy Generation

Peer-to-peer energy trading – building energy communities

Transactive energy in communities is growing both on and off the blockchain.

Making EV charging profitable: what works for your utility?

Energy Generation

Making EV charging profitable: what works for your utility?

EV charging will change the grid in a number of ways - how utilities approach it is up to them. We suggest considering some key profit models.

Is the EV market ready for fast-charging stations?

Energy Generation

Is the EV market ready for fast-charging stations?

This March, Audi announced a prototype for its first electric vehicle model, with a higher than average charging capacity. Is the current charging infrastructure ready to meet this need?