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Northern Powergrid developing innovative solutions to improve reliability of supply in isolated areas

Northern Powergrid developing innovative solutions to improve reliability of supply in isolated areas

Press Releases   •   May 11, 2018 09:54 BST

Northern Powergrid, the electricity distributor, has teamed up with Turbo Power Systems and Smarter Grid Solutions to look at new and innovative solutions to increase the resilience of the region's power network.

Smarter Grid Solutions successfully completes second phase of battery project

Smarter Grid Solutions successfully completes second phase of battery project

Press Releases   •   Sep 14, 2017 17:06 BST

​Smarter Grid Solutions has successfully completed the second phase of a three-phase project with a Korean chemical company, which will demonstrate the benefits of fast-acting hybrid batteries connected to electricity networks.

Smarter Grid Solutions expands in flexible energy management market

Smarter Grid Solutions expands in flexible energy management market

Press Releases   •   May 15, 2017 10:22 BST

Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) today announced the formation of a new business unit focusing on the emerging Distributed Energy Resources (DER) portfolio operation and optimisation market. The new business unit will operate from SGS head office in Glasgow with the US market served from its base in New York.

Smarter Grid Solutions technology to enable first behind-the-meter ANM scheme

Smarter Grid Solutions technology to enable first behind-the-meter ANM scheme

Press Releases   •   Apr 28, 2017 11:19 BST

Scottish based technology firm Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) is to enable the MeyGen Ltd and Wind Harvest Ltd shared grid connection, a first for the UK, as a behind-the-meter Active Network Management (ANM) scheme.

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Bob Currie Selected as Judge for the IET Innovation Awards

Bob Currie Selected as Judge for the IET Innovation Awards

News   •   Apr 25, 2018 17:00 BST

Do you have a brainwave the world won't forget? Our CTO, Bob Currie, will be part of an expert panel of judges at this years IET Awards. Bob will be part of the judging panel looking at the Power & Energy Innovations.

Four Smarter Grid Solutions Employees Shortlisted for Energy Awards

Four Smarter Grid Solutions Employees Shortlisted for Energy Awards

News   •   Apr 13, 2018 09:44 BST

Smarter Grid Solutions is proud to have four of its employees shortlisted for the Scottish Renewables Young Professionals in Green Energy Awards (YPGEA), which take place in Glasgow on the 24th May.

Smarter Grid Solutions win Ashden Award for Smart Energy

Smarter Grid Solutions win Ashden Award for Smart Energy

News   •   Jun 19, 2017 11:11 BST

Smarter Grid Solutions won the award for Smart Energy, sponsored by ecotricity, at a ceremony celebrating the winners on the 15th June 2017.

Smarter Grid Solutions welcomes CIRED 2017 to Glasgow

Smarter Grid Solutions welcomes CIRED 2017 to Glasgow

News   •   May 17, 2017 10:25 BST

Smarter Grid Solutions (SGS) is pleased to announce that it will be hosting several events in the run up to CIRED 2017, along with exhibiting and presenting four papers in the events poster sessions.

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Energy storage – making the most of the opportunity.

Energy storage – making the most of the opportunity.

Blog posts   •   May 09, 2018 14:19 BST

The move from centralised generation to distributed generation led to saturation in parts of the network, which in turn led to innovation in the way networks are planned and operated. Energy storage is just the next step in this evolutionary process.

Fixing the Australian summer lights out problem

Fixing the Australian summer lights out problem

Blog posts   •   Oct 24, 2017 01:15 BST

In February, 40,000 households and businesses in Australia had their electricity supply cut and led to a public backlash. However, this was all planned by SA Power Networks and the Australia Energy Market Operator. This blog post, written by Dr Rachael Taljaard, focuses on why these blackouts are happening and how they can be stopped in the future.

Unlocking the benefits of tomorrow's EV surge

Unlocking the benefits of tomorrow's EV surge

Blog posts   •   Oct 04, 2017 13:07 BST

Electric vehicles are on the rise, and the UK government has now declared that they will ban the sale of diesel and petrol cars by 2040. The Scottish Government has gone even further by committing to banning them by 2035. Great news for the environment, but what does this mean for the grid? How will it cope? And how do we overcome the charging dilemma?

NYC’s Storage Safety Challenges

NYC’s Storage Safety Challenges

Blog posts   •   Sep 26, 2017 15:31 BST

​Energy storage is a critical component to helping New York meet its Clean Energy Standard and resiliency goals. In June 2017, the New York State legislature passed a bill mandating the Public Service Commission develop a storage procurement target for 2030. While this bill currently awaits Governor Cuomo’s signature, policy is not the biggest impediment to widespread use of battery storage.

Events View all 11 hits

Utility Week & edie Live

Utility Week & edie Live

Events   •   Oct 24, 2017 15:53 BST

Smarter Grid Solutions is exhibiting at and sponsors of this years' Utility Week Live and edie Live conferences, which take place in the NEC in Birmingham on the 22nd and 23rd of May.  Hear from Executive Director, Graham Ault, in edie's Energy Innovation Theatre talking about energy storage and Head of Products, Colin Gault, in Utility Week's Network Theatre, as he talks about the transition ...

May 22 - May 23

NEC Birmingham

New York REV Energy Future

New York REV Energy Future

Events   •   Sep 11, 2017 15:08 BST

Building on the success of last years sold out conference, NY REV Energy Future 2017 returns and will bring together key stakeholders, technology providers, utilities and state policy makers.  Among the discussion will be the REV demonstration projects and what the future of New York's renewable and distributed energy landscape looks like.  Our Chief Technology Officer, Bob Currie, will be spe...

Sep 26 - Sep 27

333 Adams Street, Brooklyn, NY 11201

Future of Energy Networks 2017

Events   •   Sep 04, 2017 16:55 BST

Join our EVP, Graham Ault and a host of energy experts at the Future of Energy Networks, where they will be talking about the system architecture, the risk and uncertainty of network operation and more.

Sep 19 - Sep 20

University of Bath, Bath

1st International Conference on Large-Scale Grid Integration of Renewable Energy in India

1st International Conference on Large-Scale Grid Integration of Renewable Energy in India

Events   •   Aug 29, 2017 17:28 BST

Alan Gooding, our Executive Vice President of Channels and Partners will be presenting at the upcoming conference in New Delhi.

Sep 06 - Sep 08

New Delhi, India

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Paige graduated from New York University with an M.S in Energy Policy and previously worked with New York based EnterSolar as... Show more

  • Senior Consultant
Laura studied at the Wind Energy Systems Centre for Doctoral Training at the University of Strathclyde and is currently a... Show more

Rachael Taljaard graduated with a PhD in Electronic and Electrical Engineering from the Glasgow-based, University... Show more

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