Smart Grid

Leading companies in energy-efficient utility metering for the power industry

The power industry continues to be a hotbed of innovation, with activity driven by government mandates and incentives for smart…

New wireless power transfer technology will revolutionise the automated home market

South Korean researchers have successfully tested a new method of wireless power transmission through infrared light. Researchers were able to wirelessly…

Is the supergrid dream still alive?

Europe’s unprecedented gas crisis is a result of its overreliance on Russia. It did not take long after the invasion…

Global battery energy storage market to approach $10.84bn by 2026

GlobalData’s latest report, ‘Battery Energy Storage Market Size, Share and Trends Analysis by Technology, Installed Capacity, Generation, Drivers, Constraints, Key…

Where will the first small modular nuclear reactors be?

Governments love nuclear, mostly. Grid planners love the reliability, low cost of generation, and prestige of nuclear generation. However, the…

Rooftop solar installation price rise is temporary, to decline from 2023

GlobalData’s latest report, ‘Rooftop Solar Photovoltaic (PV) Market, 2021 - Global Market Size, Market Share, Major Trends, and Key Country…

National Grid ESO tests financial incentives in grid balancing

UK transmission system operator National Grid ESO has announced a wide-scale trial of time-of-use energy pricing. The company hopes to…

Arctic exploration: developing green energy technology in an extreme region

The Yamal peninsula located in the foothills of the Russian Polar Urals, a vast mountain range that runs north-to-south from…

Smart metering, demand response, vehicle-to-grid: key to smart grid infrastructure

GlobalData’s latest policy report, 'Smart Grid Policy Handbook 2021,' offers comprehensive information on major policies governing smart grid in several…

Smart Grid in Power: Regulatory Trends

Listed below are the key regulatory trends impacting the smart grid in power theme, as identified by GlobalData. Smart grid…

Smart Grid in Power: Macroeconomic Trends

Smart grid technology can help utilities to monitor and manage their power system, regulate customer loads, resolve power outages, improve…

Smart Grid in Power: Technology Trends

Listed below are the key technology trends impacting the smart grid in power theme, as identified by GlobalData. AI solutions…

EDF and Nissan partner for vehicle-to-grid EV charging

The V2G chargers store energy at times when the grid is less busy to make energy available for sale on…

IRENA and ESA agree to use space assets for global energy transition

The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with the European Space Agency (ESA) for advancing…

Iberdrola and EIB sign loan agreement for Spanish electricity infrastructure

Spanish energy company Iberdrola has signed a €550m ($649m) green loan agreement with the European Investment Bank (EIB) to improve…