Northern Gas Networks and ITM Power are to collaborate on a power-to-gas energy-storage study.
MHI Vestas Offshore Wind will repurpose Fawley, the site of a decommissioned, oil-fired power plant, into a turbine painting and logistics facility.
Vattenfall has launched an independent distributions business for GB. Vattenfall Networks was granted a licence on 1 November and is expected to begin operations in 2018. It will be headed by Stewart Dawson.
Ofgem has rejected plans for an electricity cable between Shetland and mainland GB because a change in environmental legislation means it is not needed urgently.
Up to 2GW of operating solar projects will change hands over the next 18 months, according to Dan Wells, partner at Foresight and investment manager at the group’s solar and infrastructure venture capital fund.
Octopus Investments has expanded the £484 million solar portfolio refinancing it closed earlier this year, further expanding the biggest deal of its kind in the European solar sector.
Balancing and settlement company Elexon wants to set up a market “sandbox” to allow companies to test innovative products or ideas for the electricity market.
Eelpower has commissioned its 10MW Leverton battery near Lincoln.
Data centre Global Switch is seeking to use 40 diesel rotary uninterruptible power-supply devices and six diesel generators at two data centres in East India Dock, London, to provide frequency control by demand management.