Give us your views on DSR and storage

The Energyst needs end user views on battery storage and demand-side response to inform its annual DSR Report. The aim is to provide a snapshot...

The capacity market Transitional Arrangements: A tradeoff, not a trap

As the first round of demand response capacity auctions close, Enernoc's Pete Holzaepfel argues in this sponsored post that the Transitional Arrangements, while not perfect,...

Fossil EVolution: BP to buy Chargemaster

BP is to buy EV charging network Chargemaster and plans to rollout rapid charging stations at its forecourts and elsewhere across the UK. The firm...

Decc commits to annual plan and to consult on energy storage

The Department of Energy and Climate Change (Decc) has committed to making energy policy changes more predictable and will set out its intentions a...

Total seeks demand-side response partner

Total Gas & Power is keen to partner with a specialist demand-side response (DSR) provider. The firm’s new director of major business, Mark Rose, told...

Decc, Ofgem and National Grid must make battery storage stack up

Battery storage will remain hamstrung unless National Grid, Ofgem and government make the changes outlined in its new report, says Scottish Renewables The lobby group called for...

Changing energy mix driving demand for DSR

[youtube https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pi0Zvp-0yD8?feature=youtu] GridBeyond's UK managing director Wayne Muncaster is urging large energy users to increase their participation in demand-side response (DSR). "There are huge opportunities for...

Open Energi strikes deal with controls firm to unlock 8MW of university demand-side response

Aggregator Open Energi has struck a deal with controls firm Prefect Controls that it says will unlock 8MW of demand-side response capability from water...

Demand-side response and battery storage: Give us your views

The Energyst seeks views on demand-side response (DSR) and battery storage. Our survey aims to create a snapshot of how people are providing flexibility,...

‘Forget blackout Britain: Flexibility will solve capacity issue’

Policymakers should reject calls for the UK to return to double digit margins of power capacity over demand and let flexible plant and agile companies...

Risk and reward: Why you should attend our demand-side response conference

The next couple of years could be a bumpy ride for businesses. Those that can access the flexibility in their assets and operations can insulate...

Demand-side response capacity auction clears at £45/kW

The capacity market auction specifically for turn down demand-side response has cleared between £45 and £50/kW, according to the EMR delivery body. The exact...

Free webinar: How to maximise demand-side response revenue

Demand-side response (DSR) aggregator Enernoc is hosting a free webinar for businesses that want to maximise revenues from harnessing flexible energy consumption from their...

Demand-side response and battery storage: Give us your views

Are you involved in demand-side response provision; are you considering how to monetise flexible energy consumption, or whether to invest in battery storage? The Energyst...