Solar & Storage Live 2018


Phil Lawton, power systems specialist at Energy Systems Catapult, is participating in a panel session on Day One (16 October) at the Solar and Storage Live conference in Birmingham.

Commencing at 10.50am in the Current+ theatre, the session ‘Developing a low carbon power market that’s fit for the future’ will explore:

Energy management and trading

  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Automation
  • Electric and Autonomous Vehicles
  • Energy Storage
  • Smart Energy, Homes, Networks and Cities
  • Blockchain
  • Internet of things

The changing generation mix in the UK – what does it take to plan a low carbon power mix for the future?

  • Renewables
  • Fossil
  • Nuclear
  • Efficiency and Flexibility

The implications of this new era on the bottom line, economy and carbon

  • Eroding margins for traditional suppliers
  • Increased competition
  • A move to zero marginal cost of power
  • Self-supply and energy trading

Future infrastructure needs


Start date: 16 Oct 2018

End date: 18 Oct 2018

Location: NEC, National Exhibition Centre, North Avenue, Marston Green, Birmingham.