BMW

New UK legislation means infrastructure must keep pace in the race...

The Automate and Electric Vehicles Act, gives the UK government the authority to force petrol and motorway service stations to install charging points for the growing EV market.
smart inverters

PG&E, smart inverters and grid reliability

Pacific Gas and Electric Company (PG&E) announced their findings from an ongoing Electric Program Investment Charge (EPIC) project that aims to demonstrate the functionality...
energy tariffs

Victory for UK consumers as cap on energy tariffs to become...

Consumers are one step closer to cheaper energy bills as legislation to cap poor value energy tariffs has completed its passage through Parliament. Alongside...
energy storage

Nominations open for energy storage North America Innovation Awards

Energy Storage North America (ESNA) has issued a call for nominations for the 2018 ESNA Innovation Awards
Cape Town

Cape Town: Growthpoint takes property off-grid using underground spring

Despite Cape Town recording a significant increase in dam water levels owing to recent rainfall, efforts to avoid straining supply from the main grid...
drones

European utilities using long-distance drones for grid maintenance

Beyond the line of site (BVLOS) prototypes are becoming increasingly popular to improve power grid inspections.
Energy storage project

PG&E selects partner for world’s largest energy storage plant

Pacific Gas & Electric Company (PG&E) has selected esVolta to develop an energy storage system in Santa Clara County, California. esVolta will develop, build, and...
Con Edison

New online feature shows drivers how to go green with EVs

Con Edison is making it easier for car shoppers to understand the savings they can get by plugging in instead of gassing up. The energy...
cybersecurity

Russia attacked the US power grid. What if they don’t stop?

Although Donald Trump has claimed that all cyber-attacks on the US by Russia have stopped, FBI Director Chris Wray disagrees.
utility bill arrears

Utility opportunities for engaging low-income consumers

The Smart Energy Consumer Collaborative (SECC) today announced the release of a new report, “Spotlight on Low-Income Consumers: Revisiting Their Needs and Wants”. The report...

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