In the Media05 April 2019
A Scottish energy technology firm has been chosen to take part in a pioneering project alongside partners including Honda to help local communities tap into cheaper and greener power.
Press Releases04 April 2019
Flexitricity will help deliver a leading-edge demonstrator project aimed at jump-starting the energy revolution.
Press Releases26 March 2019
An R&D collaboration has been established to help power the electric vehicle revolution. Electric Vehicle costs are starting to fall and there is expected to be 9 million electric vehicles on UK roads by 2030. With this increased demand, it’s vital that the UK invests intelligently in developing the grid to ensure there is capacity for drivers to charge their electric vehicles.
In the Media26 March 2019
A consortium of energy experts has now secured multi-million pound funding for a project to demonstrate a solar-powered car park supported by battery storage where motorists can charge their cars. The Smart Hubs Demonstrator R&D project will also utilise revolutionary Vehicle-to-Grid (V2G) technology to enable electric cars and other vehicles to deliver electricity back to the smart grid, to power homes and businesses.
In the Media26 March 2019
Motorists will be able to charge their electric vehicles in solar-powered car parks as part of a new trial. The Smart Hubs demonstrator project will also use vehicle-to-grid (V2G) technology to enable cars to deliver electricity back to the smart grid. Edinburgh-based Flexitricity, Flexisolar, Turbo Power Systems and Smart Power Systems are among the firms involved in the project.
Press Releases05 March 2019
A team of delegates from the Japanese energy industry has visited a cold storage site in the UK to learn more about demand response.
Press Releases30 January 2019
Following the news from The National Grid regarding the new 'Distributed Resource' desk, a Flexitricity spokesperson said: “We’re delighted that National Grid is proving its commitment to a greener future and its faith in user-led energy in this way. Last autumn, Flexitricity opened the door to the Balancing Mechanism (BM) for business energy users and we have been successfully delivering short-term flexibility to National Grid since.”
In the Media23 January 2019
National Grid has this week launched a new ‘Distributed Resource Desk’ in its control room, enabling the Electricity System Operator (ESO) to allow smaller market players to participate much faster.
In the Media21 January 2019
Demand-side response aggregators are becoming suppliers and vice versa. Can the two parties also collaborate to help customers maximise the value of their flexibility and where are the biggest prizes? The Energyst asked Flexitricity and Npower for their thoughts.
In the Media07 January 2019
Demand side response and on-site generation add two new tools to businesses trying to optimise the energy affairs. Here, Flexitricity’s Dr Alastair Martin lays out the options. First published in the January 2019 issue of Energy World magazine, published the Energy Institute - energyinst.org