As 2020 begins, Powerstar looks back on some of the top news and articles from the past year.
August 2019’s power outage made national headlines as millions suffered power cuts. Powerstar explored why it occurred, how were businesses affected, and how Powerstar solutions could help in such instances in the future.
It was a big year for sustainability, and lowering the reliance on fossil fuels played a significant part. One key story was the UK power grid substantially reducing coal dependency, and breaking multiple records for coal free periods.
Powerstar worked with London based, world leading museum, The Design Museum on an innovative energy storage solution incorporating energy flexibility through Powerstar VIRTUE for the prestigious site.
Powerstar prides itself on providing innovative solutions, and constant improvement. 2019 saw the upgrade to Powerstar MAX, integrating remote monitoring capabilities into the voltage optimisation solution.
In 2019, Powerstar partnered with Typhoon HIL to discuss how its simulation technology has helped expand Powerstar’s development and testing capabilities through an interview with its Chief Technical Officer, Solon Mardapittas.
Transformers are vital infrastructure for many businesses, ensuring efficiency is imperative. To enable more companies to improve their HV network Powerstar partnered with specialist distributor Thorne & Derrick International in 2019.
Energy costs are a top concern for many organisations. Powerstar examined the factors affecting the current cost of energy in what is a changing landscape, and investigated possible future influences.
Electric vehicles were a hot topic in 2019, with awareness growing of the role they will play in the transport network of the future. Powerstar assessed the state of the EV market in as the year came to an end.
10 January 2020