Tag: energy demand

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

The role of demand-side management in Europe’s energy transition

November 12, 2021

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

Azad Camyab, the founder and CEO of UK-based demand-side response aggregator Pearlstone Energy, shares his thoughts on the opportunities and barriers within the market and how they can be addressed. Has demand-side management got enough attention at COP26 and in […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

Consent granted for the UK’s largest battery energy storage project

December 24, 2020

Via: Power Engineering SmartGrid

The project is more than ten times the size of the UK’s largest operational battery project and is set to be one of the world’s largest. It will provide fast-reacting power and system balancing to support the ongoing growth and […]

Electric Utility, Public Utilities

California regulators race to implement demand response, other measures to avert 2021 blackouts

November 16, 2020

Via: Utility Dive

The California Independent System Operator (CAISO) initiated rolling blackouts that affected hundreds of thousands of customers this summer after a record-breaking heatwave swept across the Western U.S., leading to a spike in energy demand. The operator simultaneously faced other issues […]