Distributed generation

News and analysis concerning the use of distributed energy resources (DERMS), distributed generation and on-site generation or district/decentralised energy. This category also focusses on the news about energy storage performed by a variety of small, grid-connected devices. Analyses include impact on utilities and existing transmission and distribution networks, the connection of renewable energy to the grid and trends in decentralisation.

Kellogg

Kellogg’s to power Texas operations with Enel’s first large-scale wind+storage hybrid...

Kellogg Company has signed a power purchase agreement with Italian multinational company Enel to power its Texas operations with renewables.
heat pumps

Finnish company to supply heat pumps for China’s largest battery energy...

Olion selected by Dalian Henliu Energy Storage Power Station Company to provide heat pumps for a battery energy storage farm in Dalian.
solar energy trading and blockchain

Tata Power unveils blockchain-enabled solar trading for Delhi customers

Tata Power, in partnership with India Smart Grid Forum and Power Ledger, has launched a first-of-its-kind peer-to-peer solar energy trading project in Delhi.
smart homes

South Australia proposes to mandate smart appliances for homes

A mandate is proposed for key appliances to be made available demand response ready for smart homes in South Australia.
mining and energy transition

New Electric Mine Consortium to decarbonise operations in mining sector

Forming the Electric Mine Consortium, CEOs from the mining and resource industry have joined forces to decarbonise the mining industry in response to climate change.
renewable energy

New strategy to accelerate renewable energy deployment in the UK

The UK Association for Renewable Energy and Clean Technologies (REA) has unveiled a strategy to accelerate the country's transition to net-zero.

Blockchain renewable energy microgrids to be deployed in South Africa

UK headquartered blockchain platform developer Cenfura is partnering with renewable solution provider DNA Global Energy on microgrid development.

Hi-tech battery storage development goes ahead

The Consortium for Battery Innovation is supporting research to develop battery storage for ‘plug and play’ solar energy systems for US homes.

EDP buys up local solar projects in Brazil

EDP Brasil has signed an agreement to acquire AES Brazil’s distributed generation investment platform AES Inova.
renewable energy wind turbines at sunset

Five predictions for corporate renewables

If you want to predict where the renewable energy industry is headed, you simply have to look toward the world’s largest technology firms.

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