Tag: demand response

Western Power Innovation – Project Falcon Closedown Event

Event posted 20 Oct 2015 by Western Power Innovation - Project Falcon Closedown Event in

Project Falcon, one of WPD’s largest Low Carbon Network Fund projects has now reached its conclusion. Project Falcon is based in Milton Keynes and has investigated how new 11kV network …

Western Power Innovation – What is FALCON?

Publication posted 5 Oct 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

Project FALCON (Flexible Approaches for Low Carbon Optimised Networks) aims to investigate how new 11kV network techniques work in practice and, by simulating their use in different scenarios, will determine …

DSR needs new commercial frameworks to succeed, warns DNO

News posted 28 Sep 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

Demand side response (DSR) could play a bigger role in shaving peak electricity demand at distribution level but new commercial frameworks are needed to prevent clashes of interest with National …

C2C Closedown report – C2C releases extra capacity and delivers economic and carbon benefits

Publication posted 10 Sep 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Funding, Smarter Networks

The three-year Capacity to Customers LCN Fund project is now complete. The main findings can be summarised as follows: C2C releases extra capacity and delivers economic and carbon benefits The …

Guide to UK public funding sources for energy innovation

Publication posted 24 Aug 2015 by Innovate UK in Funding, Research and Development, Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

This guide gives a straight forward summary of the principal sources of UK innovation business orientated funding for energy: Innovate UK, DECC and Ofgem. It also compares and contrasts them …

BEAMA Report – Demonstrating a Smart Grid

Publication posted 22 Jul 2015 by BEAMA in Technology Innovation

BEAMA developed a ground breaking demonstration project for last years LCNI conference in Aberdeen, behind this Sentec, in partnership with BEAMA and BEAMA members, developed a model to simulate the …

Electricity Demand Reduction Pilot – Detailed guidance – GOV.UK

News posted 16 Jun 2015 by BEIS in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

What is the EDR Pilot? We’re testing whether projects that deliver lasting electricity savings at peak could in future compete for funding with generation, demand side response (DSR) and storage …

Capacity to Customers – Project Completed: Conclusions and Closedown Report

News posted 14 Apr 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks

The objective of the C2C Project was to test a combination of enhanced automation technology, non conventional network operational practices (ie increased network interconnection), and commercial demand side response (DSR) …

CLNR – Project Completed: Conclusions and Closedown Report

News posted 6 Mar 2015 by Energy Networks Association in Smarter Networks

This formal project closedown report provides a high-level summary of the activities completed for the LCN Funded Customer-Led Network Revolution project, which assessed the potential of novel smart grid network …