Energy Saving & Storage

Energy Saving.

Waste heat reuse and CO2-neutral energy supply concept among winners of German energy efficiency...

Investments in climate protection and energy efficiency are worthwhile, even from an economic point of view - a verdict that appears amply demonstrated by...
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Scottish investment call to support move away from fossil fuel heating

A significant increase in public spending is needed to help move homes and other buildings in Scotland away from a reliance on fossil fuel heating

Could energy-storage-as-a-service be key to cutting carbon emissions?

Battery storage at a solar farm with switchgear. Energy storage can help mitigate climate change, but it is still on low levels and needs...

World class centre for renewable energy systems to be established in Cambridge

Staff at the Renewables Innovation Centre launch event: (Left to right) Vladan Velisavljevic and Sean Curley, University of Bedfordshire; Heather Claxton, TWI; Mary Malcolm...

AI energy management system nominated for Retail Energy Forum’s annual awards

Optimal Monitoring has been nominated as one of three short listed finalists for the Wright Commission Award
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Scottish water utility reaches energy self-generation milestone

Scottish Water has reported significant growth in the number of its sites across the country which have become self-sufficient through the use of hydro, wind, solar and waste conversion
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Getting to Net Zero: what happens when the wind stops blowing? New analysis presents...

New analysis by Aurora Energy Research attempts to address some of the quandaries presented by the effort to deliver a net zero energy system

Grid optimisation technology helps power 45,000 homes with renewable energy

An innovative device has seemingly freed up 95MW of additional network capacity – enough to power 45,000 homes – leading its supplier to declare...

IMechE calls on Government to support more local energy trials on UK university campuses

University campuses uniquely well suited to these trials Advantages include academic and technical expertise, student support as well as ownership of large areas...

Energy-smart companies are saving millions of dollars while driving down emissions, says report from...

  Smarter energy use has saved companies over US$55 million in the last year alone – boosting the bottom line and increasing competitiveness; Members...

Energy Harvester generates electricity from inside tyres

Technology could remove the need for batteries in automotive applications A new technology that could see tyres generate electricity whilst driving is being developed by...

Households could lose out in energy data revolution, fear UK energy professionals

Professionals working across the UK energy industry have seemingly delivered their verdict on the state of their sector in the Energy Barometer 2019, published...

Outdated grid regulation is standing in the way of the UK’s transition to a...

Governmental policies that provide regulatory certainty are needed to spur private investment in the flexibility technologies required to ease the transition to a high-renewable...

Award recognises smart grid leadership of UK electricity distributor

UK Power Networks has received international recognition for its innovative work including the development of a smart grid. The power company which runs power supplies...

Industry hails strategy for modern digitalised energy system

On 13 June Energy Systems Catapult published a new report by the Energy Data Taskforce which calls for a single data repository on all...

Hydrogen could replace natural gas to heat homes and slash carbon emissions, new report...

Leading UK engineers have assessed the possibility of using hydrogen in place of natural gas in the UK’s gas grid and concluded that there...

Make UK Sustainability report: 71% of companies surveyed reported that the last environmental improvement...

71% of companies surveyed reported that the last environmental improvement they carried out reduced costs Half of respondents said they were taking steps...

10MW energy storage system unveiled on the island of Bermuda

Turnkey project includes 10 MW power energy storage system (ESS) comprising lithium-ion (Li-ion) batteries, power conversion and ancillary equipment. Battery firm...

UK supermarket chain to introduce ‘invisible door’

Waitrose & Partners is to introduce an ‘invisible door’ that has the potential to save British retailers a combined £1.5bn per year by reducing...

Use pump storage and renewables to fill nuclear gap, says firm responding to BEIS...

BEIS Energy Infrastructure inquiry receives evidence from Scottish company proposing pump storage hydro as “vital enabler” for alternative to failing Government nuclear plans...
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