Isle of Wight’s power supplies charged with £1m investment

Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks Distribution plans to upgrade part of the island’s power network

How algorithms could help the grid operate with zero-carbon by 2025

National Grid ESO has partnered with the Smith Institute to develop an innovative approach to scheduling backup power, using machine learning algorithms

Nepal granted $200m loan to modernise power supply systems

While Nepal has made significant progress in power supply after years of chronic electricity shortages, its transmission and distribution systems need to be further strengthened

Tata Power to take over power distribution for South Indian state

The power utlity will modernise the distribution system, provide customer service and improve reliability for five cities in the state of Odisha.

Tata Power enables shift to digital payments to ensure uninterrupted power supply

The Indian power company has made a host of digital payment options available to its customers across essential services and households

Indian power giant reaffirms uninterrupted energy supply during Covid-19 crisis

All NTPC plants have been mandated to follow social distancing norms as operations continue

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E.ON promises secure energy supply amid covid-19 crisis

The firm has activated its ‘pandemic plan’ to help maintain all elementary functions amid the crisis

Nissan LEAF approved to feed power into German grid

The vehicle-to-grid technology enables power to be extracted from the grid as well as feed it from the battery back into the grid

Two more customers buy DONG Energy power

DONG Energy Sales UK now has a hat-trick of customers for its electricity a week since officially opening up a new power tariff, ELN has learned. Baxters Food Group and engineering firm SAPA join manufacturer Steelite in getting power from DONG, bringing the number of sites it supplies with energy to 25. Baxters is known […]

Power shortages boost gas generators in Africa

Insufficient power supply is boosting the demand for diesel and gas generators (gensets) in African countries, a new report claims. GlobalData’s research showed diesel and gas gensets had a market value worth $450million (£287million) last year, which could reach $950.7million (£606.9million) by 2020. The report shows the inability of African countries to meet power demands […]