Arenko has become the first provider to qualify a non-Balancing Mechanism Unit (BMU) while complying with Dynamic Containment's requirement for real time monitoring.
Using batteries for reserve could save £195 million a year, according to the results of an Arenko led National Grid ESO trial.
Software company Arenko has signed a new contract with Gore Street Energy Storage Fund to optimise a 10MW asset.
Four months into operation, Dynamic Containment is still undersubscribed according to new analysis from EnAppSys.
Battery storage was called into action following the IFA2 interconnector with France – which went live late last month – tripping on Friday (29 January).
2020 was a record-breaking year, with wind generation, solar, and coal-free records helping to make it the greenest year ever for Great Britain’s electricity network.
Part one of Current±'s annual predictions series is kicked off by Flexitricity's Alastair Martin and Arenko's Andy Hadland, offering their thoughts on what 2021 has in store for the energy transition.
Arenko is lauding its position as the only company to have been successful in winning each of the daily auctions of National Grid ESO’s new Dynamic Containment service.
Current± caught up with Arenko chief technology officer Roger Hollies about how Dynamic Containment works, the growth of batteries in the UK and searching for the next big thing.