Data & Analytics
Siemens is supplying RWE with its new Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition system Optime, to manage renewables assets in Europe.
Siemens Gamesa has received a conditional order for 100 units of its new SG 14-222 DD offshore wind turbines for innogy’s 1.4 GW Sofia Offshore Wind Farm.
The annual shipments of smart electric meters in Europe will reach a record level in 2021, according to a new report issued by Berg Insight
Norwegian renewable energy major Statkraft has announced that, along with supplier Ocean Sun, it is ready to start the construction of a 2MWp floating solar pilot project in the reservoir of the 72MW Banja hydropower plant in Albania.
Europe & UK
The COVID-19 lockdown had a significant impact on Great Britain’s energy demand, causing it to drop by almost 15-20% compared to the previous year.
Ofgem will need to decide the extent to which the regulatory framework facilitates or drives the transition to DSOs, says Cornwall Insights.
EIT InnoEnergy has partnered with Skellefteå Kraft, a municipality-owned power company in Skellefeå, Sweden, to launch the Accelerate Skellefteå Project.
UK energy storage innovation firm Highview Power, has been awarded a £10 million grant from the UK Department for Business, Energy & Industrial Strategy for a 50MW cryogenic energy storage facility, just outside of Manchester.