demand response

softbank

SoftBank closes its first energy storage investment

Energy storage firm Energy Vault has announced a $110 million investment into its Series B funding round, by SoftBank Vision Fund.
virtual power plants

48.6% annual growth expected in global virtual power plants market

The global market revenue for virtual power plants will expand by 48.6% per annum between 2018 and 2028 - report
Downey Unified School District

California school district to save $5.7 million from battery energy storage

Downey Unified School District has selected ENGIE Storage to reduce its energy bills through the use of energy storage technology.
net-zero

Enel joins 2050 global net-zero commitment

Enel has agreed to become net-zero by 2050.
Google Nest

New partnership expands California’s demand response capacity

Google Nest has partnered with Leap to deploy smart thermostats for demand response in California.
flexibility

Utility boosts flexibility focus to meet 2025 goals

Portland General Electric has filed its Integrated Resource Plan with the Oregon Public Utility Commission

Are central markets the answer to commoditising energy flexibility?

As a result of local, residential photovoltaic (PV) and large offshore wind farms, power production has become more decentralised, increasingly unpredictable and...
solaredge

National Grid increases partners for virtual power plant project

National Grid partnered with SolarEdge Technologies for its ConnectedSolutions programme in Massachusetts and Rhode Island
Portland General Electric

PGE unveils first-of-its-kind ‘Smart Grid Testbed’

PGE has launched a first of its kind project that will integrate smart grid technologies at a very large scale in the US.
load flexibility

Load flexibility to save $15 billion in US annual energy costs

The Battle Group has released the results of a study conducted to analyse the US energy flexibility and demand response market.

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