Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: maximising on renewables or not?

January 28, 2015
It should be self-evident to want to maximize the output of renewables generation, particularly of wind and solar, which are available – in some degree at least – in almost every corner of the glo...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: storage and why regulation must keep up

January 21, 2015
Energy storage is one of the top topics currently, with new projects and initiatives emerging almost daily across the world, says Jonathan Spencer-Jones, consulting editor at Engerati. But look to...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: the economic value of smart meters

December 17, 2014
Nick Hunn’s frustration at the delay in smart meter deployment in the UK is very clear in his guest article UK Smart Meters Delayed. Again and perhaps his irritation is well founded, writes Denise ...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: Are Utilities Losing The Consumer Battle?

December 11, 2014
Engerati has written a lot about the engagement of utilities with their customers – a need that has become more urgent in the changing energy climate in which customers are becoming prosumers and an...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: utility customers are king

December 3, 2014
Going through this week’s live studio interviews that smart energy portal Engerati conducted with a number of industry experts and company representatives at the recent European Utility Week, it has...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: innovation, innovation, innovation

November 26, 2014
Smart energy portal Engerati.com will be providing several observations from European Utility Week and one that is perhaps obvious but which nevertheless deserves comment is the importance of innovati...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: customer behaviour & energy efficiency

November 12, 2014
Guest writer Pieter Coetzee hit the nail on the head this week in his article, The Smart Step into the Future for Energy Utilities, says Denise Philip, writer at Engerati.com. Mr Coetzee poin...

Engerati’s Week in Smart Energy: smart water on news agenda

November 5, 2014
Meeting the increasing demand, replacing ageing infrastructure, improving business performance – no, not the main challenges facing electric utilities, although they are equally applicable, but thos...