New PPA hits renewable market

Total Gas & Power (TGP) has teamed up with Reactive Technologies (RT) to create a new Power Purchase Agreement (PPA) for renewable generators. It aims to help overcome the challenges seen in the renewables industry as incentives have been removed and embedded benefits are coming under increased pressure. A PPA is a financial agreement where […]

UK energy sector breakthrough as grid stability continuously measured

The UK energy sector has seen a major breakthrough as a project has, for the first time, continuously measured and monitored grid stability across a network. National Grid and Reactive Technologies have completed Project SIM, which included a real-time monitoring of inertia using the latter firm’s GridMetrix solution. System inertia is a measure of the […]

Ex-Big Six boss Volker Beckers goes over to demand side

Former boss of npower Volker Beckers is the new chairman of energy tech firm Reactive Technologies. He picks up the role at the demand-side management firm – basically reducing businesses’ energy use – from ex-Nokia tech developer Dr Heikki Huomo. Touching on the “great opportunity” facing the energy industry at a time when “core business models are facing […]