Amp X’s Virtual Power Plant is Driving Two Solar Projects In Massachusetts

Amp, a global Energy Transition Platform and renewable energy developer, is pleased to announce that two solar farms, both paired with battery storage systems, have achieved successful commercial operation. The two Massachusetts solar projects located in Ware and East Brookfield, are the first US-based renewable energy projects paired with Amp’s proprietary digital energy platform, Amp X. Amp X’s Artificial Intelligence… Continue

Energy Storage Startup Cheesecake Energy Announce £1M Seed Funding

Cheesecake Energy Ltd (CEL), a Nottingham, UK-based energy storage start-up today announced it has raised £1M in Seed funding to fuel the development of its manufacturing capabilities and support product development of its eTanker storage system. The round was led by Imperial College Innovation Fund alongside prominent investors including Perivoli Innovations, former Jaguar Chairman, Sir John Egan… Continue

The GSHPA the Year of the Heat Pump – this years ‘hot topic’

The Ground Source Heat Pump Association (GSHPA) has not let the current global crisis hold it back. The recent announcements and pledges from the UK government on accelerating carbon reduction, the Green Revolution and its Ten Point Plan, the GSHPA has embarked on an exciting and challenging year to fulfil these aspirations for heat pumps.… Continue

SSE And National Grid Partner Together On Innovative Heat Networks Project

Industry collaboration to turn power grid transformers into heat network ‘boilers’ that can save millions of tonnes of CO2 SSE Energy Solutions and National Grid have today unveiled an innovative new project that could decarbonise heat networks, capturing waste heat from electricity transformers to generate hot water and space heating for homes and businesses. It… Continue

Honeywell Launches Battery Energy Storage System Platform To Help Users Forecast & Optimise Energy Costs

Battery storage will play a crucial role in grid stability as organizations transition to clean power generation; Scalable platform can improve resiliency, reduce supply costs and support corporate sustainability goals. Honeywell (Nasdaq: HON) announced today its Battery Energy Storage System (BESS) Platform, which integrates Honeywell asset monitoring, distributed energy resource management, supervisory control and analytics functionality… Continue

Communities in Charge: How Community Groups are Working to Achieve Net Zero

With the UK Government’s commitment to slash carbon emissions by 78% by 2035, communities across the United Kingdom have increasingly been playing a more prominent role in moving towards a clean energy future. Community-led action can tackle challenging issues around energy, with community groups and local authorities well-placed to understand their local areas and to… Continue

Ground-Breaking Joint Venture Will Accelerate UK’s Journey To Net Zero

Gas distribution company SGN and UK renewable energy solutions provider Vital Energi are combining to form a unique and pioneering private sector initiative to develop, own and operate low and zero-carbon heat networks. The 50:50 joint venture will create an Energy Services Company (ESCO), representing the UK’s leaders in utility infrastructure and heat networks to… Continue

Limejump switches on Europe’s largest battery storage site in Wiltshire, UK

Europe’s largest battery storage project, the 100-megawatt system in Minety in Wiltshire, south west England, is now fully operational. Controlled and optimised by Shell-owned Limejump, the battery will help balance the UK’s electricity demand, with the capacity to provide electricity for up to 10,000 homes in a 24-hour period before being recharged. The Minety project,… Continue