Distributed generation

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

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Self consumption enablers for DERs to generate $192 billion

The global annual spending on self-consumption enabling technologies for distributed energy resources (DER) is expected to reach $192 billion in 2027. The technologies include communications,...
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Automotive industry and the global market for stationary battery storage

In an era thriving on the notion of energy storage, players in the global stationary battery storage market have in recent years been on...
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European Utility Week kickstarts today

Paddy Young, Event Director of the European Utility Week 2018 speaks ahead of the biggest power & energy networking event of the year.
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11.9% growth in utility customer information systems market

A new report analysing the customer information systems market within the utility industry forecasts the sector to record 11.9% growth between 2018 and 2023. The...
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Utility smart meter and energy storage focus

Northwestern Energy continues to adopt and invest in new grid technologies to ensure it improves services provided to consumers.
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New report explores business models for EV charging

Navigant Research has issued a new report on the current state of business models for the provision of EV charging stations and networks. Key report...
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South Korea plans battery storage project on reclaimed land

South Korea’s government is planning for 100MW of battery storage as part of a nearly 3GW hub of solar PV and wind on reclaimed land
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French energy giants unveil Singapore microgrid testbed

French utilities EDF Group and Enedis have partnered with the Nanyang Technological University to demonstrate the microgrid business case in Singapore. The three have launched the...

EDF Energy to deploy 1,500 V2G chargers for UK business customers

EDF Energy and Nuvve Corporation will install up to 1,500 Vehicle to Grid (V2G) chargers in the UK. The V2G chargers will be for the...
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Applying blockchain technology to electric power systems

A blockchain is a way to record and verify transactions without requiring a central entity to maintain or validate the ledger. Its most popular...

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