AI tech to help water firm cut power costs by 10% a year

It will enable the continuous monitoring and management of electricity demand and generation across United Utilities’ sites

Latest Jobs – Project Manager – Open Energi

About Us Headquartered in London with global ambitions, Open Energi is an energy tech company applying artificial intelligence and data-driven insight to radically reduce the cost of delivering and consuming power. Our advanced technology platform connects, aggregates and optimises distributed energy assets in real-time, maximising value for end users and providing invisible demand flexibility when […]

Latest Jobs – Business Development Manager – Open Energi

About Us Headquartered in London with global ambitions, Open Energi is an energy tech company applying artificial intelligence and data-driven insight to radically reduce the cost of delivering and consuming power. Our advanced technology platform connects, aggregates and optimises distributed energy assets in real-time, maximising value for end users and providing invisible demand flexibility when […]

Severn Water partners to boost grid flexibility

A water supplier has teamed up with a cleantech firm to improve demand flexibility and help build a smarter energy system in the UK. Severn Trent, which provides water to 4.5 million households and businesses, aims to use Open Energi’s demand side response technology to provide more than 20MW of flexible capacity by 2020. The […]

Smart energy, green power and carbon compliance at #EL2016

Renewable energy tariffs, smart power revolution and carbon compliance post Brexit will all be part of the discussions at the Energy Live 2016 conference next week. Experts from Utilitywise will be addressing issues when it comes to compliance and explaining the impact leaving the EU will have on the legislative landscape as well as providing […]

Investment for Hinkley ‘could be better placed elsewhere’

  The money invested to support the construction of Hinkley could have been used for other new clean technologies or energy efficiency. That’s the view of some of the energy experts who were at our Power Ride charity event last week, through which we raised more than £1,200 to support Parkinson’s and our Re-energise Nepal campaign […]

Oxford Brookes University adopts demand side response

Oxford Brookes is to adopt demand side response (DSR) technologies. It has signed a 10-year contract with DSR aggregator Open Energi and energy management firm Prefect Controls to integrate the technologies. A total of 71 water tanks will be installed with a potential further phase planned to target 300 panel heaters across its campus, representing more than 700kW in […]

Exclusive Webinar – Demand Side Response

In 2015 National Grid launched its Power Responsive campaign to help deliver Demand Side Response (DSR) at scale by 2020. Join this webinar at 2pm on Thursday, 17th March to find out why and how your business can benefit. You’ll hear from: Paul Lowbridge, Power Responsive Programme Manager at National Grid Chris Kimmett, Commercial Manager […]

UK building materials firm in smart energy partnership

UK building materials firm Tarmac is using a smart energy management software to deliver power capacity to the grid. It has partnered with demand side response (DSR) company Open Energi to use its so-called ‘Dynamic Demand’ technology which allows consumers to change how and when they use electricity to free up capacity for the grid. […]

Glasgow Caledonian University pioneers smart energy management in Scotland

Glasgow Caledonian University (GCU) has recently become the first organisation to implement Dynamic Demand technology in Scotland. The smart energy management software was installed in early 2015 in the university’s award-winning Saltire Centre, a futuristic, five-storey building that houses the campus library and student services. Air Handling Units throughout the centre are turned into “smart” devices […]