Current± caught up with Dr Alastair Martin, chief strategy officer at Flexitricity, to discuss the ease of accessing the BM as a VLP as well as Flextricity's future plans following its acquisition by Quinbrook.
National Grid welcomes its first female chair as Paula Rosput Reynolds takes over from Sir Peter Gershon, while SSE welcomes the new managing director for its electricity distribution arm, with Chris Burchell joining the company.
Habitat Energy has entered the UK’s Balancing Mechanism (BM), thanks to National Grid ESO’s Virtual Lead Party (VLP) route.
Ofgem has fined SSE £2.06 million for failing to publish, in a timely manner, information about the availability of its generation capacity.
Ofgem’s draft proposals for the RIIO-2 were met with a very mixed response when the regulator published them yesterday.
Flexitricity’s virtual power plant has hit a new milestone, with more than 500MW of capacity under management.
National Grid is expecting underlying operating profits to take a £400 million hit from the COVID-19 pandemic.
A global campaign calling for a "a resilient, zero carbon recovery" from the COVID-19 pandemic has seen nearly 1,000 businesses commit to a 2050 net zero, with plans to encourage more to follow.
Decarbonisation should be the focus of the COVID-19 recovery, a letter signed by over 200 business leaders has said.