Electrons to insight: The shift in the utility business model

Energy Retail

Electrons to insight: The shift in the utility business model

OSIsoft’s Michael Kanellos reflects on the opportunities utilities have to commercialise their network expertise.

Time for an EU entity for distribution system operators?

Energy Retail

Time for an EU entity for distribution system operators?

European Distribution System Operators for Smart Grids wants to play a key role in Europe’s energy transformation.

Plugging into Denmark’s energy potential

Energy Generation

Plugging into Denmark’s energy potential

Denmark’s electricity grids should be further connected to neighbouring countries, says European Commission.

IEA – storage, EVs, solar and onshore wind on track

Energy Generation

IEA – storage, EVs, solar and onshore wind on track

IEA reports that three of 26 clean energy technologies monitored are on track to meet interim emission reduction targets.

Cuts in cogeneration surcharges for Europe’s energy intensive firms

Energy Generation

Cuts in cogeneration surcharges for Europe’s energy intensive firms

EU state aid regulators approved lower surcharges to finance cogeneration for energy-intensive companies in Germany and Italy.

Slovenia and Croatia get €40m to bridge the energy gap

Energy Generation

Slovenia and Croatia get €40m to bridge the energy gap

EU funding for the first phase of the Sincro Grid project has been awarded.

Scottish Power to build medium-voltage transmission link in Wales

Energy Generation

Scottish Power to build medium-voltage transmission link in Wales

Scottish Power Energy Networks is deploying Europe’s first medium-voltage transmission direct current link.

Distributed generation: New report flags utility threats and opportunities

Energy Retail

Distributed generation: New report flags utility threats and opportunities

Distributed generation represents the greatest threat to utility revenues and hosting capacity, according to an Accenture report.

Smart islands – UK's Isles of Scilly eye low-carbon solutions

Energy Generation

Smart islands – UK's Isles of Scilly eye low-carbon solutions

Islands face specific challenges and must tailor their energy solutions to the particular needs of their own systems.

Transmission & Distribution

The DNO-DSO journey part two – the future state of the industry

Energy suppliers pump USD into blockchain platform

Energy Generation

Energy suppliers pump USD into blockchain platform

The Energy Web Foundation has gained support for the development of an open source blockchain platform for the energy sector.