E.ON offers customers ‘virtual battery’ for solar

E.ON has announced it is offering its customers the chance to store their own solar power, without having to install batteries. The energy supplier will allow households to store unlimited amounts of self-generated electricity on virtual accounts after feeding the energy back to the company. This means they can save up an electricity credit balance […]

Cornish properties to trial virtual energy marketplace

Homes and businesses in Cornwall are to trial a virtual energy marketplace. Centrica will work with renewable generators and businesses over the next three years to install free smart technology and energy storage units. They will also put battery units and micro combined heat and power (CHP) plants into place in around 100 homes. Once this has been completed, participants […]