A new software platform in Germany lets utilities buy and sell “regional electricity” by connecting up small producers with consumers.
Tag: "smart grids"
French utility Engie follows French oil giant Total by moving into battery storage space with its 80% acquisition of California’s Green Charge Networks.
The Netherlands has found a way to refurbish existing buildings to net zero energy, within a week, with a 30-year builders’ guarantee and no subsidies.
World-first trial of smart grid to manage EV charging finds home-grown technology could halve costs, optimise network performance.
US research explores technology to make EVs even more financially appealing, while challenging the traditional energy provider-consumer relationship.
The global electricity market, once noted for dull regulated returns, is in a state of turmoil. Its business model is effectively broken – a series of dramatic ‘game changing’ renewables technologies and falling demand has seen to that. The question is, what should go in its place?