To stay abreast of the latest green technology news and keep your finger on the pulse of what the media is discussing in relation to green technology, sustainability and the energy landscape browse through the selection of press clippings, media articles and news posts from Powerstar which features published media coverage of VIRTUE energy storage solutions and the Powerstar voltage optimisation technologies alongside the latest green technology news.

Driving a Community-Led Infrastructure

Title: Driving a Community-Led Infrastructure Date: April 2017 Publication: Public Sector Build Journal – ( Summary: As we move away from reliance on fossil fuels to more renewable energy infrastructure, technology is rapidly developing. Robert Hughes, Business Development Director for Powerstar’s VIRTUE, explains how energy storage technologies can assist...
April 10, 2017

Storage and Tariffs

Title: Storage and Tariffs Date: March 2017 Publication: Power Engineering International – ( Summary: By harnessing the power of energy storage technology companies can save money and generate further income while preparing for future advancements in energy distribution. Dr Alex Mardapittas discusses growth in energy demand, energy tariffs and...
March 24, 2017

Taking Charge

Title: Taking Charge Date: February 2017 Publication: Shopping Centre – ( Summary: Shopping centres have offered electric vehicle charging points for several years, but battery powered storage systems are set to transform the market. Robert Hughes, Business Development Director for Powerstar’s VIRTUE energy storage solution explains how energy storage...
February 4, 2017

Store to Save

Title: Store to Save Date: February 2017 Publication: Electrical Engineering – ( Summary: To manage energy demand in the UK there are charges placed on businesses for consuming energy at periods of high demand throughout the day. Some may be unaware of these tariffs, which are added to standard...
February 2, 2017

Charging Up Electric Vehicles

Title: Charging Up Electric Vehicles Date: January 2017 Publication: Hospital Times – ( Summary: The government actively encourages public sector organisations to install EV charge points to support the drive to low emissions targets. An increasing number of electric vehicles connecting to the national grid will have a significant...
January 15, 2017

Voltage Optimisation Systems Help Cut Energy Costs

Title: Voltage Optimisation Systems Help Cut Energy Costs Date: January 2017 Publication: Energize – ( Summary: Powerstar South Africa have signed a new deal with Rhino Lighting to roll out the full range of Powerstar voltage optimisation systems across South Africa.
January 10, 2017

Battery Storage: Positive Outlook

Title: Battery Storage: Positive Outlook Date: August / September 2016 Publication: Energyst – ( Summary: Richard King, VIRTUE Manager North, shares his opinion on the demand side response article in the Energyst. ‘Costs are falling but batteries are still expensive. Bankable revenues are hard to come by and developers...
September 24, 2016

Powering Smarter Cities

Title: Powering Smarter Cities Date: June 2016 Publication: Electrical Engineering – ( Summary: Dr Alex Mardapittas, Managing Director of Powerstar, discusses how using energy storage technology can revolutionise the way in which electricity is distributed throughout a ‘Smart City’. Recently, the UN reported that investment in renewable energy hit record levels of...
June 17, 2016