Home Tags Energy market

energy market

COVID-19 Market

We are living in unprecedented times – this is not business as usual!

Cancel your travelling plans not your marketing plans. Smart Energy International has various solutions that can help with your business continuity plans.

US DoE releases 2018 wind market reports

The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) has released annual market reports documenting data and trends in wind installations, technologies, costs, prices, and performance through the end of 2018 for three sectors: utility-scale land-based, offshore, and distributed wind.
energy pricing

Seattle readies full participation in Western Imbalance market

Seattle City Light has selected OATI to ensure full participation in the western Energy Imbalance Market. The software will help the utility with detailed reporting, data interfaces, automation of processes, and optimisation to ensure accuracy, efficiency, and...
renewables sector

SSE scraps merger plans with npower

Energy firm SSE has scrapped plans to merge with fellow UK utility npower. The deal would have created the UK's second-biggest energy supplier and seen household energy business SSE Energy Services merge with Innogy-owned npower. But today SSE...

Ofgem proposes new tests for licensing energy suppliers

Ofgem is implementing a safety net to protect customers in the event of supplier failure.
energy burden

New ACEEE report highlights energy burdens of rural consumers

According to a new report issued by the American Council for an Energy-Efficient Economy (ACEEE), rural households across the US spend a disproportionately high share of their income on energy bills. The report states that...
energy system

Utility Series 2: Shaping the new energy system

An interview with Tom Nysted, CEO of Agder Energi, explores shaping the new energy system and why new technology and a new marketplace will help put a value on flexibility. What is your vision of...
TEPCO Ventures

TEPCO responds to market changes with new subsidiary

Tokyo Electric Power Company (TEPCO) has established a new subsidiary, TEPCO Ventures, to turn new businesses into venture companies. The new business unit started operations on July 2 to help its owner to respond fast...
uk customers

The growth of UK’s independent suppliers will continue to accelerate

The UK’s energy market is a strange animal, writes Håkan Ludvigson, CEO of Eliq. Over the past five years the country’s six incumbent utilities British Gas, SSE, Npower, Scottish Power, EDF Energy and E.On have struggled with...
digital transformation

Adapt – or die?

According to a recent report by McKinsey & Co, publicly listed utility companies globally have experienced lower returns over the course of the last decade.  According to the consultancy, cumulative shareholder returns of about...