Date: 06/06/2017
Time: 9:00 am – 10:30 am
Location: HSBC UK National Cycling Centre,
Stuart Street,
Greater Manchester,
M11 4DQ,

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Our free to attend breakfast seminar in Manchester on Tuesday, 06 June will allow you to keep abreast of the latest technologies in the market and understand what is next for the energy grid, providing attendees with a complete overview of the energy landscape in 2017 and beyond over breakfast and a cup of coffee.

In addition, guests will discover the finance options surrounding the implementation of energy storage technologies into their businesses.

Seminar Overview:

This short and sharp breakfast seminar will explore the ever-changing energy landscape and the predicted evolution in technology and the way we generate, store and use energy over the next decade; including the impact the 2020 emissions reduction targets will have on business costs.

Attendees will gather an in-depth knowledge of the energy management technologies available in addition to their benefits including; contributions to ‘green’ consumption, additional revenue opportunities and available improvements in efficiencies.

The session will include an insight into the growing demand for electric vehicle (EV) charging and the constraints on the rate of adoption needed to support a low carbon economy.  It will showcase Powerstar’s latest innovation Virtue EV; a rapid/fast electric vehicle (EV) charging station with energy storage and integrated renewable generation and the benefits that are associated with implementing the technology, including an additional revenue stream opportunity.

Speaker Profile

Ricky Higgins, Proposals & Tendering Manager

Ricky Higgins, PowerstarRicky has been with Powerstar for 3 years, and during that time he has progressed to head of the proposals team. Ricky is responsible for identifying which system is best suited to each client. Based on the results following a thorough site analysis, Ricky recommends a tailored solution best suited to the site’s needs. In order to facilitate this, Ricky possesses extensive knowledge of all Powerstar’s energy saving technologies, as well as strong insight into the surrounding energy landscape.

During the seminar, Ricky will explore the current and future energy landscapes in the UK, with reference to the technologies available to businesses who are looking to reduce energy costs and CO2, or are looking for solutions to access grid incentives and provide UPS.

Why should you attend?

This seminar will showcase:

  • An in-depth overview of the energy storage market
  • How businesses can adopt energy storage technology, harness the power, the incentives and the savings all without any capital outlay
  • A new, innovative EV charging energy storage system with integrated renewable generation

In addition, you will:

  • Discover cost savings available through energy storage technologies
  • Explore how businesses can avoid peak energy charges
  • Understand how Virtue can alleviate growing electricity demand on the grid
  • Discover how to ensure reliability of supply and eliminate the risk of network interruptions with full UPS capability
  • Learn how the demand for Electric Vehicles (EV) has grown the over the past 5 years
  • Identify how Virtue will complement existing energy saving initiatives already installed
  • Discover how EV charging stations can provide revenues and full UPS capabilities for a business



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