Thousands of homes and businesses across the UK could produce own power by 2035

Arup suggests the country’s energy system is entering the most transformative stage it has ever seen

Investment platform beams up $50m for energy access

An investment platform aims to scale up energy access in the developing world, starting with a $50 million (£35.4m) investment in sub-Saharan Africa and Asia. The BEAM platform, created by private equity firm Bamboo Capital Partners and utility BBOXX, will provide equity for distributed energy service companies and catalyse further funding. In turn, these businesses […]

Cornish properties to trial virtual energy marketplace

Homes and businesses in Cornwall are to trial a virtual energy marketplace. Centrica will work with renewable generators and businesses over the next three years to install free smart technology and energy storage units. They will also put battery units and micro combined heat and power (CHP) plants into place in around 100 homes. Once this has been completed, participants […]