Energy & Grid Management

News and analysis concerning the demand of energy & grid management supply on the electricity grid. Grid modernisation and smart grid upgrades, as well as distributed energy resources and storage form part of this category. Trends in own generation, net metering, influence of prosumers and energy management tools at the grid edge also influence grid management. Furthermore, strategies to boost grid resilience, for example in the case of a typhoon or cyber attack, strategies to ensure the security of supply, energy efficiency measure, smart buildings and load balancing fall within the energy and grid management category.

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National Grid completes construction of North Sea Link cable

Construction work on the world’s longest subsea electric cable, the North Sea Link, has now been completed by the National Grid.

NYSERDA seeks European and global solutions to decarbonise buildings

is seeking to leverage energy efficiency and clean energy solutions developed by European and global companies to decarbonise its high-rise buildings.
Schneider Electric

New partnership to enhance energy resiliency for US municipal utilities

Schneider Electric and Citizens Energy Corporation to increase access to sustainable energy for communities in New England.
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Capgemini clients to reduce IT carbon footprint with new offering

Technology firm Capgemini has unveiled a new Sustainable IT offering, designed to help clients reduce their IT carbon footprint.
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Is Europe’s energy market design fit for purpose?

Spoiler alert: yes, but with caveats, according to participants in Energy Markets Week 2021’s opening panel.

DoE’s NREL partners with Sempra Energy to advance future net-zero systems

A new partnership formed between the National Renewable Energy Laboratory and Sempra Energy will research and develop technologies capable of advancing future net-zero energy systems.

Port of Antwerp to lead energy innovations in European ports

The PIONEERS project will demonstrate clean and other energy innovations in smartening and reducing emissions in ports.

Outages top cybersecurity concerns for DSOs

Half of DSOs in the OSGP Alliance’s 2021 cybersecurity survey highlighted outages caused by cyber attacks as their top smart grid security concern.
Con Edison

Con Edison completes $1.5bn grid resilience upgrade for New Yorkers

Con Edison has completed a grid resilience project to prepare the New York and Westchester Country network against summer disruptions.

Australian energy sector priorities focus on data and digitalisation

Nine startups have been selected to support eastern Australia transmission and distribution operators’ priorities.

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