Flexitricity partners with Anesco to dynamically optimise battery assets

Press Releases29 May 2019

Flexible energy specialist Flexitricity will provide market access for 19.5MW of Anesco’s battery storage portfolio. Renewables and energy storage developer Anesco is one of the largest battery developers in the UK and made history by installing the first utility scale battery storage unit in the UK.

Scots energy tech firm Flexitricity joins pioneering green power project

Scots energy tech firm Flexitricity joins pioneering green power project

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.

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Flexitricity set to power a smart local energy scheme

Press Releases04 April 2019

Flexitricity will help deliver a leading-edge demonstrator project aimed at jump-starting the energy revolution.

Solar-powered car parks to drive electric vehicle growth

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.

BBC Radio - interview with Flexitricity's founder Dr Alastair Martin about the Smart Hubs project

BBC Radio - interview with Flexitricity's founder Dr Alastair Martin about the Smart Hubs project

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.

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Solar-powered car parks for electric cars to go on trial

Solar-powered car parks for electric cars to go on trial

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.

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Japanese energy experts learn about demand response

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.

Flexitricity welcomes National Grid’s announcement

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.”

National Grid adds ‘Distributed Resource Desk’ to control room to boost flexibility

National Grid adds ‘Distributed Resource Desk’ to control room to boost flexibility

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.

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Demand-side response: Can suppliers and aggregators collaborate to maximise returns?

Demand-side response: Can suppliers and aggregators collaborate to maximise returns?

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.

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