A new frontier in demand side response

02 Dec 2016

Dr Jens Madrian, Chief Commercial Officer for Reactive Technologies, explains the latest development in energy communications that’s leading the way to a smart energy revolution – the Grid Data and […]

How can we make the electricity system more flexible?

04 Apr 2016

There are five priority areas of focus, as Andrew Burgess, Associate Partner, Energy Systems at Ofgem explains. The way Britain generates and uses electricity is rapidly changing. We could save […]

Understanding is the key to Demand Response

21 Jan 2016

Flexibility can be found in any industrial space. And here at REstore – Europe’s largest aggregator – we operate Demand Response programmes at 125 sites across Belgium, UK and France, […]

Mythbusting demand side response

07 Nov 2015

Dr Alastair Martin, CSO, Flexitricity takes a look at some common myths relating to demand side response and gives his view on the opportunities that are available. This June, I […]

Staying switched on

01 Sep 2015

Modernising the UK’s electricity grid is crucial if the country is to meet its global carbon commitment. Leigh Draper, Communications and Special Projects Manager at energy innovator UK Power Reserve, […]

Internet of Things is meeting the UK’s grid balancing needs faster than a power station

02 Jul 2015

It’s a well reported fact that electricity margins are tighter than they have been for a number of years and there has been growing interest in how we balance energy […]

Tackling the peaks

01 Jul 2015

The UK’s energy supply is a balancing act like no other – managing demand takes careful planning and experience. David Hill, Business Development Director at Open Energi, explains why Demand […]

DSR and the UK’s renewable potential

01 Jun 2015

As the energy market changes, we need to be prepared for a smarter future. That’s the message from Juliet Davenport, CEO and founder of electricity supplier and generator Good Energy. […]

Demand side: what’s the potential and how do we access it?

01 May 2015

For one of the UK’s largest suppliers of electricity and gas, demand side response is part of a wider energy market picture that must focus on flexibility, fairness and achieving […]

Northern Powergrid explores a ‘customer-led network revolution’

01 Apr 2015

As the Distribution Network Operator serving customers in the North East of England, Yorkshire and parts of Lincolnshire, Northern Powergrid is at the sharp end of the debate on demand […]