Balancing markets visibly opening up to decentralised solutions, but significant room for improvement remains

Balancing markets visibly opening up to decentralised solutions, but significant room for improvement remains

06 December 2018

On November 26, 2018, smartEn released its new edition of The smartEn map: balancing markets edition. Opening up balancing markets to demand response and decentralised energy resources allows innovative energy business models to flourish and brings numerous benefits to society. By allowing all technologies and service providers to participate in balancing markets, Europe can avoid the […]

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BestRES recommendations for policy makers

BestRES recommendations for policy makers

20 September 2018 - The BestRES project developed 13 Business Models to facilitate the integration of renewable energy sources into the energy market by aggregating distributed generation and combining it with demand side management and energy storage. However, these Business Models encounter various barriers on their way, be it of economic, technical or legal nature. The paper “The impact […]

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Towards a cleaner energy future – BestRES final leaflet

Towards a cleaner energy future – BestRES final leaflet

02 August 2018 - The BestRES Project released its second leaflet, which is now available for download from the results section of BestRES website. It describes the business models developed during the project and gives policy makers valuable recommendations to help them elaborate strategies for a clean energy transition.   Download BestRES second leaflet here   2 August 2018

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Flexibility Use at Distribution Level – A CEER Conclusions Paper

Flexibility Use at Distribution Level – A CEER Conclusions Paper

30 July 2018 - Energy systems have been impacted by significant structural and market developments which have altered the characteristics of electricity distribution activities. In its Clean Energy for All Europeans package, the European Commission also recognises structural changes in the market and the changing role of DSOs. European regulators have published a series of papers relating to flexibility […]

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