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Smart Power Networks (SMPnet Ltd) is a technology start-up company that developed a smart controller to help energy networks’ control and optimise their system assets.
Seven of the UK’s most cutting-edge innovators in Smart Zero Carbon Building Solutions have been selected for a rigorous business acceleration programme at Energy Systems Catapult.
Equiwatt – part of our Energy Launchpad – has secured over £300,000 in investment to support the growth of their innovation that incentivises consumers to save energy at peak times through an app-based rewards scheme.
Bristol Energy became the first energy supplier in the UK to sell ‘Heat as a Service’ – tailoring an offer based consumers’ individual home and lifestyle, rather than selling kilowatt hours of gas.
Energy Systems Catapult is looking for innovative companies and local authorities to participate in market research on the ESCO-in-a-box franchise energy services business model.
Neuville Grid Data has designed innovations that maximise the performance of electricity grids as the UK aims to move towards a Net Zero energy system. Neuville has made significant strides in development and commercialisation of their technology and business since they began working with Energy Systems Catapult in 2017.
The Energy Revolution Integration Service has developed a framework called “Aspects of Integration” to try to encourage systems thinking and to open up some of the benefits that systems engineering can offer.
Energy Systems Catapult supported the South African Energy System Modelling project to assess the potential impact of increasing rooftop solar PV on local distribution networks with analysis of potential revenue, cost and consumer bill impacts through different electricity tariff structures.
Baxi Heating UK trialled ‘Heat as a Service’ with households in our Living Lab, creating a proposition that bundled a new heating system together with energy for a fixed monthly price.
Energy Systems Catapult created a heat-as-a-service offering called a ‘Heat Plan’ – where instead of buying units of energy (kWh), consumers buy hours of warmth in their home – called ‘Warm Hours’.
William Edrich joined Sunamp in January 2019 as the Global Head of Commercial and Industrial to lead the company’s ambitious growth plans. Here he explains how the Energy Launchpad is helping Sunamp take their technology to a new markets such as demand side response.
99% of businesses in the UK are SMEs responsible for 47% of commercial energy use and with the potential for up to 40% energy reduction. Yet selling energy efficiency to SMEs is notoriously hard. Rebecca Lane explains the innovation taking place in this area.