Volkswagen launches power supply company

Volkswagen Group has launched a company – Elli Group, based in Berlin – that will offer electricity supply alongside and vehicle charging. Thorsten Nicklaß, designated chief executive of the new company, said it would also offer green power to  customers…

Economy Energy joins failed supplier list

Economy Energy has gone out of business and its 234,000 customers will be re-allocated under Ofgem’s ‘supplier of last resort’ process. Last week, Ofgem issued a provisional order to Economy Energy, which prevented the supplier from taking on new customers…

First stand-alone battery for Ørsted

Ørsted (previously Dong Energy) has brought into operation its first standalone battery storage project, at Carnegie Road in Liverpool. The 20MW consists of three battery containers, as well as the associated power conversion system, all supplied by NEC. The renewable…