Features and Analysis

Energy sector insights, report analysis, predictions and examination of energy trends, grid innovation and energy market movements within the energy sector. Energy policy and regulatory frameworks are also included.

grid defection, distributed generation

Ed’s note: Grid defection – pain or profit?

The idea of ‘going off the grid’ is graining traction with consumers from various demographics around the world. Is grid defection a...
decentralised renewable energy

Hydropower turbine market to reach $2 billion by 2025

The hydropower turbine market is set to grow from its current market value of more than $1 billion to over $2 billion by 2025 - report
Ultrasonic flow meter

Ultrasonic flow meter market to reach $2.1 billion by 2024

The Ultrasonic flow meter market is projected to record a 6.5% increase between 2019 and 2024, according to MarketsandMarkets.
Failure

Ed’s note: Celebrating your best failure

Innovation is hard to undertake in an environment that does not accept failure as part of the innovation process. Being afraid to innovate because failure will have negative consequences is a common concern and a reality in many businesses. Yet, innovation is not always a sure thing.
innowatts

Smart meters enabling a new era for power and utilities industry

The global smart meters market valued nearly $10 billion in 2018 and is estimated to reflect growth at a CAGR of over 8% from 2018 to 2026
renewable energy

Addressing Our Floppy disc power grid  

Patrick Lee looks at the challenges faced by utilities in wanting to expand their portfolio of renewable energy due to how grids were designed
shenzhen

How to move an electric car?

Moving an electric car is not as difficult as you might fear. Sure, there are certain preparations you have to take care of.
LPWAN

LPWAN market to reach $65 billion by 2025

The Low Power Wide Area Network (LPWAN) market is set to grow from more than $1.5 billion to over $65 billion by...
energy market

Blockchain in energy market to reach $3 billion by 2025

The Blockchain in Energy Market is set to grow from its current market value of more than $5 billion to over $25 billion by 2024 - report
energy transition

Pricing and renewables: estimating the new Celtic Interconnector use

Cornwall Insight examines the likely flows between Ireland and France over this potential new interconnector.

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