Tokyo 2020 postponed amid coronavirus crisis: Aggreko responds

The energy supplier says ‘the commercial terms and operational impact surrounding the postponement’ will need to be worked through with the Tokyo Organising Committee of the Olympic and Paralympic Games

Syama gold mine digs solar energy and battery storage

UK firm Aggreko has been awarded a contract to install, operate and maintain the hybrid plant by Resolute

Australian gold mine digs solar energy and battery storage

The hybrid system is projected to reduce fuel consumption by between 10% to 13%

UK flexibility platform provider raises £18.6m

Origami Energy uses smart technology that allows utilities, traders, network operators and consumers remotely monitor and control different assets in real-time

Jobs boost for Scotland as power firm invests £33m

Aggreko’s facility will develop a new range of power generators that are more efficient and have significantly lower emissions

Aggreko in £40m deal for energy storage firm

Aggreko has agreed to buy an energy storage company for £40 million. The Glasgow-based group said the purchase of Younicos, which is headquartered in Germany and the US, will strengthen its position as global energy markets continue to evolve. It is also in line with the company’s strategy to invest in technology to cut costs […]

Mozambique solves its power problems – for now

Mozambique’s power supply will be getting a boost of 18MW of electricity to support its strained power supply. The first 11MW has been successfully commissioned in the port of Nacal, Northern Mozambique, with a further 7MW on its way in the coming weeks. Aggreko, who provide temporary power supply solutions to customers who either need […]

Ex-British Gas man assumes Aggreko CEO post

Chris Weston, former managing director of British Gas has finally taken up his new role as chief executive of Aggreko. He quit at British Gas last May after one and half years in the top job at Britain’s biggest domestic gas provider. Weston began work at the temporary power generator business on 2 January. He […]

British Gas managing director quits for Aggreko job

The managing director of British Gas is jumping ship to become the CEO of temporary power services firm Aggreko. Chris Weston who took over from Phil Bentley just one and a half years ago handed in his resignation, parent company Centrica announced today. It’s one of three departures expected from the upper ranks of the […]

London Olympics power supplier warns of lower revenues

Temporary power provider Aggreko saw a drop in shares warning the business outlook next year is “particularly uncertain”. The firm – which provides power for major sporting events, the armed forces and after natural disasters – said its shares tumbled by one-fifth and expects profits to fall next year. The company, which rents out temporary […]