GridBeyond and Electricity North West team up on flexible energy tech

The companies will supply DSR services to more than 900 industrial, commercial and public sector sites in the North West of England

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Capacity Market suspension: What you should know

The government said the decision ‘poses no issues for our security of supply’ and is working to reinstate it ‘as soon as possible’

UK must halt Capacity Market payments after EU Court ruling

The European Court of Justice has suspended the scheme which means the UK cannot hold any auctions either until it receives clearance

Low awareness of energy management strategies like DSR ‘is costing businesses’

That’s the verdict from npower Business Solutions, which suggests 69% of energy managers aren’t aware of its use

New voluntary code of conduct for demand side response

Flex Assure sets common standards for businesses that co-ordinate or aggregate demand response from individual customers

Upside Energy and EDF sign demand side response deal

The move will allow customers to access additional revenue streams by selling excess energy

Why DSR is an essential part of our energy future

Dr Tim Rotheray, Director of the Association of Decentralised Energy (ADE), talks to energy writer Susannah Lawson about what’s driving growth in the market for DSR and why it’s a win/win solution for all concerned

Exploring demand side response with npower Business Solutions

Demand side response (DSR) can offer a range of technical and financial benefits to large energy users – but what do consumers actually think about these technologies. Alongside npower Business Solutions and Energy HQ, we attended a DSR event hosted by the Energyst in London’s Banking Hall. We spoke to a range of energy stakeholders from […]

New partnership offers demand side response in Europe

An energy efficiency and renewable firm has partnered with Flexitricity for demand side response (DSR) services in the UK and across Europe. The latter firm will provide DSR services to Ameresco’s industrial and commercial customers, which will include short term operating reserve, capacity market, triad avoidance and demand turn-up. Under DSR schemes, consumers are rewarded […]

KiWi Power wins research grant from UK Government

KiWi Power has won a UK Government grant under the £84 million initiative to research artificial intelligence (AI), advancements in robotics and smart energy innovations. Last month, the Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy announced the winners of a series of competitions related to the development of AI and its impact on smart energy […]