Innowatts today announced a strategic regional partnership with ABeam Consulting, one of Japan’s largest consulting and management advisory firms, as well as systems integrator for some of Japan’s largest software and technology deployments. The partnership’s main focus will be on bringing new analytics and AI-enabled technology to Japan’s recently deregulated energy market.
Tesla’s ambitious plan to establish a 250 MW/650 MWh “Virtual Power Plant” in South Australia is moving to its second phase. In an announcement last week, Minister for Energy and Mining Dan van Holst Pellekaan stated that initiatives are now underway to install Powerwall 2 home battery units and solar panels to another 1,000 Housing SA properties.
Total’s French retail electricity arm is on track to win 700,000 customers this year, challenging former state monopolies EDF and Engie with a low-cost, digital service it believes could mimic Uber’s success in the taxi market.
Ambitious scheme also aims to fully decarbonise country’s economy shortly after Spain has launched an ambitious plan to switch its electricity system entirely to renewable sources by 2050 and completely decarbonise its economy soon after. By mid-century greenhouse gas emissions would be slashed by 90% from 1990 levels under Spain’s draft climate change and energy
EnergyBillKill is a business energy switching app that is available for download on iPhone and Android smartphones. EnergyBillKIll helps business owners and managers to decrease their energy bills. The App’s user-friendly conversational interface eliminates much of the paperwork helps customers compare prices and switch energy suppliers quickly and efficiently.
This after the Energy Market Authority (EMA) on Sep 21 announced the nationwide roll-out of the Open Electricity Market, an initiative to fully liberalise the retail power market here.