Northern Powergrid (NPg) is looking to ‘jump-start’ new gamification projects after concluding a trial testing the effectiveness of mobile gaming to incentivise residential demand side response (DSR).
UK Power Networks (UKPN) has announced £12 million of funding for flexibility services across its service area.
UK battery storage firm Zenobe Energy has secured a £25 million investment from Japanese power giants Jera and Tokyo Electric Power Company (Tepco).
Centrica has made investments in two cutting edge energy tech firms as it targets a more concentrated domestic energy flexibility business.
Shell is to acquire German battery storage manufacturer sonnen in a bid to accelerate its home energy services position.
OVO Energy, one of the major challengers to the Big Six, has confirmed a strategic investment from global tech giant Mitsubishi.
Renewables supplier Tonik Energy has landed a £13 million capital injection from investors, including major Japanese investment firm Mitsui.
Good Energy is to partner with battery storage specialists Belectric and Powerstar for its commercial energy storage offering.
An EDF Energy-backed community energy trading pilot is to start next month, allowing residents of a Brixton estate to trade solar energy between each other.