Homes and businesses generating own power face increased costs

Ofgem is consulting on how it recovers the costs of the networks used to transport electricity to consumers, which currently amount to around £9bn a year

SmartestEnergy launches new grid flexibility service

Its product uses technology provided by Origami Energy

Electron receives second round of funding for energy platform in Korea

it will work with local partner GridWiz and Imperial College London to pilot its technology in the market

Upside Energy and EDF sign demand side response deal

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

Centrica has a gas firing up its new flexible power station

The energy giant’s 50MW facility in North Lincolnshire has now officially opened

Centrica’s Local Energy Market in Cornwall gets real

The firm has begun installing physical infrastructure such as batteries and solar panels

UK businesses invited to monetise existing flexible energy assets

Western Power Distribution is opening up 18 new zones where it aims to procure demand side response services

Deal signed for flexible gas plant down under

A Finnish technology firm is to build a natural gas plant in Australia after signing a contract with an Australian integrated energy business

Finance options explored for Hungarian smart cities

The European Investment Bank (EIB) has signed an agreement with a Hungarian bank and investment hub to explore the feasibility of creating a smart city and transport investment hub in the country. It will work with the European Investment Advisory Hub (EIAH) and Hungary’s Development Bank (MFB) to identify how to capitalise on the nation’s […]

SmartestEnergy gets flexible by signing new deal

SmartestEnergy has signed a deal to adopt a flexible energy management platform. Created by Origami Energy, the technology allows both providers and users of flexible energy contracts to accurately monitor and automatically dispatch large numbers and types of assets in real-time. SmartestEnergy says the role of energy flexibility is growing in importance as the industry continues […]