SSEN to tender for 70MW of new flexible capacity worth £6.7m

It is in response to an anticipated risk of a local network becoming overloaded

How could grass help the UK beat its energy security blues?

Ecotricity has begun construction of a green gas mill near Reading in Berkshire that will make gas from grass

UK Power Networks unveils new flexibility tender

The tendering process will be for 292MW of power across 113 sites in London, the East and the South East of England

Sleep tight, your EV is keeping the grid awake!

Nearly 135 EV batteries store and send power back to the grid when the supply is low

Why smart meters are the foundation of a flexible grid

As the energy industry transforms to become less reliant on fossil fuels and to create a more flexible grid, smart meters will play an increasingly important and visible role.

US smart electric grid projects receive $11m boost

The modernisation of the grid will enable the integration of a diverse supply of renewable energy sources and help customers reduce their energy consumption, costs and environmental impacts

London hospital sends CO2 emissions to ER

Vital Energi will deploy an energy solution at Northwick Park Hospital that promises annual savings of £1.9m

ENA appoints new Chair for Open Networks Project

Mr Sotiris Georgiopoulos, Head of Smart Grid Development at UK Power Networks, will oversee the project’s work and progress

Octopus Energy unveils plans to make the UK ‘Silicon Valley of energy’ with 1,000 new jobs

The energy firm plans to double its existing workforce by the end of 2021

Octopus Energy nets Silicon Valley-based startup

The $5m deal will allow the company to introduce its cloud-based smart grid platform to US customers