UK virtual power plant company appoints ex-Tesla chief as advisor

2018-09-21T09:17:14+00:00September 2018|

A UK project to build a virtual power plant (VPP) has appointed the former EMEA vice-president for Tesla in an advisory role, according to Energy Storage News. Ben Hill will act as commercial and technical advisor for Solo Energy, which plans to launch a system to link up residential and commercial battery systems through a [...]

Energy as a Service and its impact on the energy market

2018-08-28T10:10:25+00:00August 2018|

Smart meters, renewables, energy storage, interconnectors, and a greater choice of energy suppliers… there’s no denying that the energy market has transformed in recent years. Despite this, customers continue to face confusing tariff pricing structures, unclear tariff names, and high costs, Current News recently discussed. But could the energy sector be on track to put [...]

ENA launches smart grid consultation

2018-08-24T14:01:32+00:00August 2018|

The Energy Networks Association has launched the “Future Worlds” consultation as part of its Open Networks Project to discuss the future of the UK’s energy networks, Utility Week reported. Decentralised Energy System could offer consumers big savings The aim of the consultation is to deliver a “smarter, more flexible, and more decentralised energy system”. Research [...]