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.

energy transition

Flexibility to ensure a cost-effective energy transition in the UK

A new report states that investment in flexible energy can rapidly increase the share of renewables in the UK by 2030 at a lower cost to consumers.
irena gwec

IRENA, GWEC expand partnership to accelerate the energy transition

IRENA and the Global Wind Energy Council to increase the adoption and deployment of renewables to accelerate the energy transition.
uk green revolution

Industry reacts to UK green revolution plan

British Prime Minister Boris Johnson yesterday unveiled his long-awaited ten-point action plan intended to kick-start a green industrial revolution in the UK.
energy hub siemens

Siemens Energy to develop Afghanistan as central Asia’s energy hub

Siemens Energy has signed a multi-phase agreement with Afghanistan to establish the country as an energy hub in central Asia.
Ignitis Group

Ignitis Group demonstrated resilient financial performance

During the first nine months of 2020, Ignitis Group demonstrated resilient financial performance and expanded its’ renewables capacity.

EDF ensures US winemaker mitigates PG&E’s power shutoffs

Domaine Carneros has selected EDF Renewables to ensure its long-term financial and sustainability goals are achieved.
irena gwec

New IRENA partnership to accelerate renewables adoption in SIDS economies

A new deal has been signed to accelerate the adoption of renewable energy and energy efficiency solutions in small island developing states.
electricity system

Significant rise is electricity system constraint issues across Australia

Three rule changes dealing directly with electricity system strength issues, which could have a profound impact on the grid.
UK Power Networks

Major flexibility call launched by UK Power Networks

UK Power Networks has unveiled a £50 million funding package for flexibility covering more than 130 sites in its largest ever open tender.
Rolls-Royce

Rolls-Royce, partners to add 6k jobs to the UK economy by...

The UK SMR consortium, led by Rolls-Royce, said it expects to create 6,000 regional UK jobs from its small modular reactor power project

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