Energy & Grid Management

News and analysis concerning the management of energy demand and supply on the electricity grid. Grid modernisation and smart grid upgrades, as well as distributed energy resources and storage form part of this category. Trends in own generation, net metering, influence of prosumers and energy management tools at the grid edge also influence grid management. Furthermore, strategies to boost grid resilience, for example in the case of a typhoon or cyber attack, strategies to ensure security of supply, energy efficiency measure, smart buildings and load balancing fall within the energy and grid management  category.

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Cloud services appeal to Origin Energy in face of stronger competition

Stronger competition from new energy retailers has forced traditional retailers like Origin Energy to fight to retain customers, says a report by...
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EDF powers up new Pays d’Anglure offshore wind farm

EDF Renewables has brought it’s 22MW six-turbine project online, located in the communes of Allemanche-Launay-et-Soyer and La Chapelle-Lasson in France’s Marne region.
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Key utility trends discussed at Asian Utility Week 2019

The digital utility era is here – and now it's time for a platform to drive the digital revolution. Becoming digital, data-driven...
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EDF CEO notes need for increased resilience, flexibility to reach net-zero

Energy networks will require major investment in areas like resilience and flexibility to achieve net-zero according to EDF CEO Jean-Bernard Lévy.
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Germany to boost offshore wind to 20GW to meet sustainability goals

Germany intends to start tenders for a total of 5GW of new offshore wind in 2023, and start construction in 2027, according a multi-state meeting in Hannover on Monday.
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How utilities can embrace digital transformation:

Exploring the crucial link between it spending, innovation & employee morale Are utility companies spending their IT budgets...
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Tender: France seeks state-forest-based renewable energy

Call for projects - renewable energies in state forest for the provision of land with potential for the production of renewable energies.
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Total touts the development of the largest solar park in Japan

Total Solar International has kick-started the construction of the Miyagi Osato Solar Park in Japan.
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Pepsi unveils a $1 billion green bond, appoints first Chief Sustainability...

PepsiCo has announced a $1 billion green bond to fund a series of key sustainability initiatives.
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Consumer utility brand trusts declines, the majority seeks new retailers

Study reveals how consumers in Texas view the services which they are currently offered by their energy retailers.

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