Powerstar round-up issue 58
Welcome to the latest round-up, summarising and showcasing the highlights of the latest news, activities and events of Powerstar and the industry for you.
1) Providing balance
Balancing the network For there to be a reliable electricity service, the demand and generation of electricity needs to be balanced. This necessity is achieved in a variety of ways. In our latest Industry Insight, we summarise the ways in which network balance is achieved, including factors such as the balancing mechanism, trading energy, and energy arbitrage.
2) Sustainability focus
Sustainability We are proud to celebrate achieving a silver Corporate Social Responsibility (CSR) certification, having worked with EcoVadis.
As a company with sustainability at our heart, we take great pride in this accomplishment and are delighted to say that our achievement of a silver certification places us in the top 30 per cent of those companies which were evaluated.
3) Viable infrastructure solutions
Our latest case study shows how a telecommunications company used VIRTUE EV to overcome issues it was facing when transitioning to an electrified fleet.
A combined DC rapid/fast charger and energy storage solution, VIRTUE EV provides a solution to long-standing charging infrastructure issues such as excessive load on the grid.