Centrica backs AI start-up with £200k funding

Centrica’s impact investment fund is providing £200,000 to support an artificial intelligence (AI) start-up company. Grid Edge has developed a cloud-based energy management software which uses AI to forecast the energy requirements of buildings over a four-hour period. The system is expected to help reduce energy use in buildings by up to 25%, lower carbon […]

Have you got a bright energy idea?

A project to help bright energy ideas become reality is taking applications for its latest round of investment. The Ignite ‘Big Energy Idea’ Accelerator Programme is an ‘impact investor’, meaning it gives funding to innovators and entrepreneurs in the energy sector to support the testing and development of new sustainable products and services. Ignite, backed […]