Tag: UK

Synthetic Inertia – Breakfast Event – The IET

Event posted 23 Apr 2015 by IET in Research and Development, Smart Consumers, Smarter Networks, Technology Innovation

Considering the whole of the electricity transmission and distribution system in Great Britain, we are expecting a future reduction in system inertia with increasing converter based technologies connecting to the …

Eliminating carbon emissions from UK homes is more cost effective than making deeper cuts in other sectors, according to analysis by the ETI « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

ETI report on Decarbonising Heat for UK Homes identifies two principal pathways for decarbonising space and water heating – A system level approach is needed to package known, but under …

Birmingham announced as location for the new Energy Systems Catapult « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in Research and Development

The new Energy Systems Catapult will be located in Birmingham. The Energy Technologies Institute will merge their existing Smart Systems and Heat Programme currently based in Birmingham into the new …

ETI highlights possible options, choices and actions involved in a UK transition to a low carbon energy system « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

– ETI publishes scenarios depicting a low carbon energy system transition – Report says the UK can implement an affordable 35-year transition to a low carbon energy syste – To …

ETI to test innovative software package to design cost-effective and future proof local energy systems with three local authorities « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in Technology Innovation

– EnergyPath software to be tested in real life conditions in Newcastle, Manchester and Bridgend – ETI working in partnership with local authorities to create location specific smart energy systems …

New Insight – The next decade is critical if the UK is to have an affordable, low carbon energy system by 2050 « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in Policy, Regulation and Strategy

ETI publishes insights into how the UK needs to prepare for a transition to a low carbon energy system – UK has 10 years or two Parliaments to prepare for …

Dr David Clarke, CEO at ETI welcomes the appointment of Nick Winser as Chairman of the Energy Systems Catapult « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in Technology Innovation

Dr David Clarke, CEO at ETI welcomes the appointment of Nick Winser as Chairman of the Energy Systems Catapult: “We welcome the announcement that Nick Winser has been appointed Chairman …

DNV GL, Hitachi & EDF appointed to help further develop ETI capability in local area energy system planning « ETI

News posted 7 Apr 2015 by Energy Technologies Institute in

– ETI invests to further develop its EnergyPath suite of software models – DNV GL and a partnership of Hitachi & EDF to work on developing the EnergyPath Operations software …

New SmartGrid GB report shows smart grid development as delivering £2.8 billion to GB economy by 2030

News posted 20 Jan 2015 by Smarter UK in Smarter Networks

SmartGrid GB is proud to be launching our latest benefit-cost report into smart grid develoment today. The report entitled ‘Making smart choices for smart grid development’, finds that smart grid …