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Global Smart Energy Elites 2019

Get your personal copy today! Decentralisation and renewable technologies, combined with digital and communication models, are enabling society to shift towards a sustainable future. This edition...
Consumer energy transition

What if consumers drove the energy transition?

If there is one thing that we can all agree on, it’s that the consumer is now an integral part of the energy transition, writes Kelvin Ross.

What if more convergence could accelerate the energy transition?

Convergence of companies, policy, financing and sectors should breed collaboration and that in turn could create the business models needed for a 21st century energy sector.
US energy jobs

27,000 US energy jobs lost in May – report calls for...

US Congress is currently debating economic stimulus support for the energy industry, and a new analysis of unemployment data shows the biggest part of America’s energy economy – clean energy – lost another 27,000 jobs in May.

Ed’s note: Revisiting smart meters and energy consumption

Do smart meters deliver limited benefits to consumers and have longer-term impacts on consumption been overly optimistic?
Enlit Europe

New dates for Enlit Europe in Milan

Flagship energy transition event Enlit Europe has been rescheduled to 2021 although its venue in Milan remains unchanged.
gwec wind energy

Itron Engage channel partner programme launched

Itron has launched the Itron Engage Sales Channel Partner Program, which will provide new and existing partners with access to tools, training and support for Itron’s solutions. The programme will equip partners to extend the reach of Itron’s technology to the markets they serve around the globe.
domestic market energy

Ed’s note: Is a shake up in capacity markets needed?

Do capacity markets need to be redesigned to better integrate renewable energy? If so, shouldn't the best interests of consumers be at the...
Enlit Asia

New dates announced for Enlit Asia

Enlit Asia has announced new dates for the upcoming event.
US Distributed energy storage

US utilities ready for a pandemic-stricken summer says NERC

US energy regulatory authority the NERC says the country is ready for an 'unprecedented summer' despite disruptions to preparations and the threat to the health and safety of critical industry workers posed by the COVID-19 pandemic.
UK solar

Final approval granted for UK’s largest solar park

The UK’s Secretary of State for Business, Energy and Industrial Strategy (BEIS), Alok Sharma, has removed the last of the obstacles facing the largest solar park in the UK, the 350 MW Cleve Hill Solar Park.

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