Powerful combination for grid support Synchronous condensers and battery energy storage
February 27, 2023
Synchronous condenser technology and Battery Energy Storage Systems complement each other in a hybrid configuration. This provides a range of grid-supporting functions, including black-start capability.
EDF Renewables UK develops battery Energy Superhub in Sundon, Bedfordshire
December 13, 2022
EDF Renewables UK has signed a contract with global technology company Wärtsilä for a new transmission-connected battery storage facility in Sundon, Bedfordshire, which will form part of a new Energy Superhub in the region.
Powersystems Powering Energy Centers of the Future
November 25, 2022
Powersystems are actively powering green energy centres of the future by reducing operational costs through energy consumption savings, reducing carbon emissions, and providing clients with innovative solutions, resilience, and security of supply to the National Grid.
Energy superhub to be among connections at National Grid’s innovative new grid park
October 25, 2022
National Grid is to debut an innovative new way to connect customers to the high voltage network next year when it energises its first ‘grid park’ in Bedfordshire.
Mass electrification only possible with heavy investment
September 23, 2022
Energy leaders consider grid capacity expansion the most important priority today to meet climate targets.
Ocean battery, the new utility-scale offshore energy storage
March 1, 2022
The fast-growing offshore wind power production results in an exponential demand for large-scale energy storage.
Quinbrook commissions new synchronous condenser for the UK
February 22, 2022
National Grid’s Stability Pathfinder programme offers contracts to secure grid support services from projects like Rassau.
Renewable energy storage projects handed funding boost
February 17, 2022
Energy storage will be crucial as the UK transitions towards cheap, clean, domestically produced renewable energy
24 GW of storage needed to integrate wind power into net zero electric
February 17, 2022
The UK’s net zero strategy to decarbonise the power system fully by 2035 is subject to security of supply being maintained.
National Grid gets renewables grid stability option
February 14, 2022
From today ESO can procure wind, wave and solar generators to enable decarbonisation of UK power system