ENGIE acquires shares in KiWi Power

We are delighted to announce that ENGIE, the French global utility, has strengthened its relationship with UK-based Distributed Energy Resource Aggregator, KiWi Power.

Break the Monopoly: KiWi Power & Resilience Energy Partner to Offer Domestic Demand Side Response

London, November 2018: KiWi Power and Resilience Energy have entered into a strategic partnership so as to deliver a Residential Demand Response proposition to the UK’s Domestic Energy Market.

Brexit: What Impact Will a “No-Deal” Outcome Have on Energy Supply & Security of Supply?

On 29 March 2019, the UK will cease to be a member of the European Union. With less than 7 months remaining until we make what is sure to be a historic exit, and the increasing possibility of a ‘no deal’ looming, the exact details of the UK’s exit from the European Union are still unclear.

Electricity North West launches flexibility tender

The UK’s future carbon budget requires a reduction in domestic emissions of at least 80% of 1990 levels by 2050.

The Mayor of London Energy Efficiency Fund

The world is changing. With the consequences of climate change already here, and the average temperature of the earth rising at an alarming rate, the time for change is now

BEIS outlines its vision for the future of Solar

With the Governments Feed-In Tarif (FiT) scheme set to close in April 2019, The Department for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS) has predicted that the total deployable MWs for sub-5MW installations is expected to drop below 50MW-100MW per year as a result.

How much is National Grid really buying from the Demand Side?

At the Power Responsive conference on Tuesday 26th June 2018, National Grid suggested that they had already met their June 2015 target of procuring 50% of balancing services from demand response providers by 2020, as 50% of STOR was now being provided by non-Balancing Mechanism (NBM) participants. This was also reported in the Energyst today:

The Law is Changing – How will it affect you?

The landscape for the energy market is changing, with new rules and legislation being due to be implemented in 2018. In light of recent news about the SNAPS consultation and the MCPD (Medium Combustive Plant Directive) rule, we thought we would summarise what the new legislation means for the UK energy outlook and consumers.

LED manufacturer installs flexible battery unit at UK factory

The device will earn revenue by fulfilling a frequency response balancing contract with National Grid