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Unlocking the potential of UPS battery power

Could tapping into UPS battery storage signal the future for demand response in the UK? Leo Craig, general manager of Riello UPS, considers the...

Which technologies have the greatest potential to transform the energy sector?

The Energy and Climate Change Committee has launched an inquiry examining which technologies have the potential to disrupt the energy sector. To start gathering initial...

New conduct code to build trust in demand-side response

The Association for Decentralised Energy (ADE) has launched a new compliance initiative that will make it easier for businesses to participate in demand-side response...

Data Centre Summit London: education, debate, and networking

Data Centre Summit London is a one-day conference event for data centre industry professionals. Taking place at the Barbican Centre in the heart of...

Government plans changes to capacity market rules for batteries and unproven DSR

Battery storage operators bidding into future capacity market auctions will have to carefully consider new derating factors proposed by government. The department for business, energy...

National Grid, aggregators and suppliers join forces for Demand-Side Response Event 2016

Mission Critical Power publisher Energyst Media is launching a new conference focused on demand-side response and flexible power. The DSR Event 2016 takes place in London...

Top experts to provide key insights into flexible power

Flexibility will be key in a power system dominated by renewables and this has profound implications for businesses. MCP sister title The Energyst’s fifth...

Large energy users plan to help keep lights on and costs down

Alarmed by reports that Britain could face power shortages if there are further delays in replacing the ageing and polluting power stations now being...

Shifting the balance of power: Free demand-side response and battery storage report

The Energyst has published a new, free, demand-side response and battery storage report, outlining challenges and opportunities for businesses aiming to cut costs and...

Energy policy changes create revenue opportunity for firms that can power down

Government has decided to only allow turn-down demand-side response (DSR) to bid in the transitional capacity auction. That means generators of any kind will be...

Demand-side response: Water firms, retailers, industrials give their verdict

Firms helping to balance the power system via demand-side response (DSR) say they could provide significantly more flexibility – given sufficient reward and revenue...

Calls for data centres to ‘plug gap in energy supply’

Distributed energy could have a vital role to play in tackling an impending energy crisis, a leading energy expert claims. Speaking at the Data...

Smart grid evolution: potential of a dynamic capacity market

Gareth Spinner at Noveus offers an insight into the smart grid and explores some of the key issues and considerations for data centres that...

Major power users call for simplified approach to demand-side response

Major power users Anglian Water and Inovyn have urged policymakers, regulators and the system operator to simplify demand-side response (DSR) markets to enable greater...

DSR: adding a revenue stream for the water industry

Severn Trent Water has engaged in DSR via two aggregators for the last three years. Now it plans to ramp up its activity –...

Calls for overhaul of demand-side response market

The UK is not doing enough to develop demand-side response (DSR), a key technology in creating a cost-effective, low-carbon energy system, according to electricity...

Preview: experts to debate DSR and critical sites at The Energyst Event

The event in Birmingham, on 17-18 April, highlights the impact of the convergence of energy procurement, efficiency and flexibility on your business. Mission Critical...

Ofgem: Power flexibility will become more important than energy efficiency

The value of flexibility within the power system could increase tenfold over the coming years according to Ofgem’s Andrew Wright. The regulator’s senior partner...

Energy storage and flexibility: key to resilience in uncertain times?

While a UPS is sufficient to deal with short-term power failures, the installation of a behind-meter-battery could deliver far greater value to mission critical...