Ernest & Young (EY Parthenon strategy) study uncovers 13,000 “shovel- ready” global renewable energy projects that could reduce emissions while boosting economic recovery. Published Jul 2021, reported by Edie, Reuters, pdf here
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The RIIO-ED2 price control sets the outputs that the 14 electricity Distribution Network Operators (DNOs) need to deliver for their consumers and the associated revenues they are allowed to collect for the five-year period from 1 April 2023 to 31 March 2028. On the back of it, UKPN published their updated business plan, pdf here
The Energy & Sustainability team explores how the growth of electric vehicles will impact real estate and what opportunities exist for landlords, developers and occupiers. The e-mobility report is here
list of local authorities of all political persuasions that have declared climate & ecological emergencies and are creating action plans to deliver on their ambitions. Head to section action plans for the full dataset
UK100 is the only network for UK locally elected leaders who have pledged to play their part in the global effort to avoid the worst impacts of climate change by switching to 100% clean energy by 2050.
The University of Cambridge Institute for Sustainability Leadership (CISL) has announced the start of works on its new visionary headquarters. The Entopia Building, a retrofitted 1930s Telephone Exchange at 1 Regent Street, Cambridge, will be transformed in 2021 into an ultra-low carbon sustainability hub
A new £3.5m 'centre of excellence' with funding from BEIS to help social housing providers retrofit their homes, and City Hall has also entered a new partnership deal that could unlock £10bn of private finance to cut building emissions.
The in-house analysis and research team at Solar Media Market Research answers which projects will likely get built, and when. The report explains some of the methodologies to filter out the top 10 projects in development in the UK.
The Environmental Insights Explorer (EIE) uses exclusive data sources and modeling capabilities in a freely available platform to help cities measure emission sources, run analyses, and identify strategies to reduce emissions — creating a foundation for effective action.
Soft Landings is a building delivery process which runs through the project, from inception to completion and beyond, to ensure all decisions made during the project are based on improving operational performance of the building and meeting the client’s expectations
Blocpower in Feb 21 announced a $63 million Series A with the goal of leveraging advanced technologies, innovative electrification equipment and structured finance to provide green heating and cooling to America's aging urban buildings
webinar on the future of Smart Home Energy, hosted by DevicePilot with Octopus, Ben Kott from Lightsource labs, Cornwall insight, Oxford Uni. Plenty of insights, check UKPN project Shift with Kaluza, Octopus, ev.energy
primary channel for providing operational data relating to the GB Electricity Balancing and Settlement arrangements. It is used extensively by market participants to help make trading decisions and understanding market dynamics and acts as a prompt reporting platform as well as a means of accessing historic data
**Pandora’s box!** So much content here, loads of innovation projects and reports in a single place link very interesting sections: low carbon London and smarter network storage in the large scale projects section
The EnergyTec Cluster at Harwell Campus has 57 organisations comprising of over 1100 employees and aims is to bring together the multiple capabilities of Harwell with the surrounding regions to help address the UK’s energy challenges, and the economic opportunities they present.
A patented technology for electrical energy management and storage devices ( Hydrogen-Oxygen battery) that combines traditional/standard electric batteries with hydrogen injection for the production of electricity
Despite many energy storage technologies vying for market share – including much-hyped alternatives like flow batteries, which position themselves as the long-duration technology of choice – lithium-ion has maintained its leading position in the sector.
Ofgem data portal for the energy markets in Great Britain. This portal gives direct access to all of our interactive data charts in a single location, alongside indicators we consider key to our performance monitoring.
Our building concept integrates solar technology into one system – that enables them to generate, store and release their own solar energy – both heat and electricity. Rolled out through The Active Building Centre seeks to revolutionise the way the UK designs, constructs and operates buildings.
The Cambridge Carbon Map will bring together town and University organisations to create a public map of carbon emissions for the city of Cambridge. It will be accessible to anyone with a mobile phone and will allow you to compare carbon emissions for organisations with a simple tap on your mobile screen.
The startup Nanotech Energy claims to be “the world’s top supplier of graphene” and plans to release a non-flammable, environmentally friendly lithium battery that can charge “18 times faster than anything that is currently available on the market” — within the next year.
Intercontinental Exchange builds, operates and advances global markets through information, technology and expertise. The leading pricing, analytics and market data offered through ICE Data Services support mission-critical processes across the front, middle and back offices of organizations around the world.
Nord Pool runs the leading power market in Europe, and we offer day-ahead and intraday markets to our customers. The day-ahead market is the main arena for trading power, and the intraday market supplements the day-ahead market and helps secure balance between supply and demand. Historical datasets are available on their website.
global source of Independent Commodity Intelligence Services - ICIS connect data, markets and customers to create a comprehensive, trusted view of the global commodities markets, enabling smarter business decisions that optimise the world’s resources. check their n2ex spot analysis tool
NREL PVWatts calculator with publications on model. Estimates the energy production and cost of energy of grid-connected photovoltaic (PV) energy systems throughout the world. It allows homeowners, small building owners, installers and manufacturers to easily develop estimates of the performance of potential PV installations.
En-roads scenario simulation helps to improve decision-maker understanding of the dynamics of the climate-energy-land-economic system, particularly focusing on policy-makers, citizens, educators, and business leaders FAQ
Microsoft announced that in early 2020 it will open an AI Centre of Excellence for Energy in the United Arab Emirates – a global first for the company – to empower organisations in the industry in accelerating digital transformation, equipping the workforce with AI skills, as well as collaborating on coalitions to address sustainability and safety challenges.
OrbEEt framework will continuously capture and analyse real time building information from low-cost, off-the-shelf non-intrusive sensors and convert this into meaningful real-time energy rating information
The Smart Cities Information System (SCIS) is a knowledge platform to exchange data, experience and know-how and to collaborate on the creation of smart cities. List of demonstration projects, and some projects funded:
Solar Panel Energy Generation dataset contains voltage, current, power, energy, and weather data from low-voltage substations and domestic premises with high uptake of solar photovoltaic (PV) embedded generation.
DRED (Dutch Residential Energy Dataset) is the first open-access, publicly available dataset from The Netherlands. The data set live deployment consists of several sensors measuring electricity, occupants occupancy and ambient parameters in a household.
REDD : The Reference Energy Disaggregation Data Set at MIT. Paper: A public data set for energy disaggregation research. In proceedings of the SustKDD workshop on Data Mining Applications in Sustainability, 2011. PDF