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.


US-Israel partnership promises advanced distributed smart energy applications

mPrest and Southern Company have announced a collaboration to develop and implement a robust distribution system.
northern ireland

New research explores impacts of transformers market on renewables growth

Research firm Technavio forecasts the global transformers market for renewable energy to record annual increases of nearly 16% between 2018 and 2022.
global energy demand

Thermal energy storage market size to exceed $55bn by 2024

The global thermal energy storage market size will surpass $55 Billion by 2024, as reported in the latest study by Global Market...
renewable energy solutions

NYSERDA issues report on 2018 clean energy industry

The New York State Energy and Research Development Authority issued a new whitepaper showing the results of a study conducted to track...
Taiwan Power Company

CAISO connects innovative storage in wholesale market

NEDO has announced the second stage of a battery energy storage pilot in California
2019, Predictions, IBM report predictions for utility industry

2019 – the year ahead

A new year brings with it a sense of renewal and opportunity, a feeling that anything is possible and that the trails and...

World Expo selects digital transformation partner for 2020 event

Expo 2020 Dubai has partnered with Siemens to meet its sustainability targets.

European grid operators unveil Stakeholders and Innovation Council

The European Distribution System Operators' Association for Smart Grids has launched its Stakeholders and Innovation Council to help grid operators and energy stakeholders...
AI i

Talking to machines (and telling them what to do!)

In this day and age, relations between humans and machines have become rather fraught. A growing number of anxieties crystallise around the use of...
new jersey grid modernisation

US utility files $576 million digital transformation strategy

Dayton Power and Light (DP&L) has filed a proposal with the Public Utility Commission of Ohio to implement its digital transformation strategy.

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