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National Grid plc is an electricity and gas utility focused on transmission and distribution activities in both the United Kingdom and the United States. Business segments include UK Electricity Transmission, UK Gas Transmission, National Grid Ventures and other activities, and US Regulated Gas and Electricity distribution and transmission networks.

 

In the UK we own and operate the electricity transmission network in England and Wales, with day-to-day responsibility for balancing supply and demand. We also operate, but do not own, the Scottish networks. Our networks comprise approximately 7,200km (4,474 miles) of overhead line, 1,500km (932 miles) of underground cable and 342 substations. We also own and operate the gas National Transmission System in Great Britain, with day-to-day responsibility for balancing supply and demand. Our network comprises approximately 7,660km (4,760 miles) of high-pressure pipe and 618 above-ground installations. As Great Britain’s System Operator, we make sure gas and electricity is transported safely and efficiently from where it is produced to where it is consumed. From April 2019, the Electricity System Operator (ESO) will be a new standalone business within National Grid, legally separate from all other parts of the National Grid Group. Other UK companies mainly relate to businesses operating in competitive markets outside of our core regulated businesses.

 

nationalgrid.com

GOLD SPONSOR

Sterling and Wilson is an Indian multinational company engaged in engineering, construction, manufacturing and energy services with over $1.5Bn in revenue. The company, part of the $6Bn Shapoorji Pallonji Group, has global operations in hybrid power and energy storage solutions, manufacturing of diesel generators, gas-based power plants, liquid fuel & biomass based Co-gen power solutions, transmission & distribution, solar EPC, MEP and turnkey data centres. Sterling and Wilson offers hybrid power plant and energy storage solutions globally, with special focus on reducing carbon footprint of critical power installations. Sterling and Wilson is poised to play a pivotal role in the global trend of moving away from fossil fuels and expanding its range of offerings to reflect the future of energy. The Company offers technology agnostic turnkey solutions to meet the most stringent quality, safety and financial needs. Write to us at storage-hybrid@sterlingwilson.com / Visit us at www.sterlingandwilson.com

SILVER SPONSORS

Eaton is a power management company with 2017 sales of $20.4 billion. We provide energy-efficient solutions that help our customers effectively manage electrical, hydraulic and mechanical power more efficiently, safely and sustainably. Eaton is dedicated to improving the quality of life and the environment through the use of power management technologies and services. Eaton has approximately 98,000 employees and sells products to customers in more than 175 countries.

Eaton.com/xstorage

EDF Energy understand that no two businesses are the same. And no two businesses are at the same point in their energy journey.  So to help every business make their one change and drive more value from their energy we do more than help you make a decision. We make it happen and we make it work for your business from the beginning and for the long term. With full end-to-end energy solutions, capabilities, technology and expertise we can be your true end-to-end energy partner.

https://www.edfenergy.com/large-business/energy-solutions

Fluence will accelerate energy storage technology, increase network flexibility and stability, and enable the seamless energy transformation for customers as we build the new energy network of the future.

fluenceenergy.com

KiWi Power offers market leading battery controller technology to operate, optimise and monetise battery systems across the UK and Europe.

 

With 40MW of energy storage systems within the KiWi Power Virtual Power Plant (VPP) platform, KiWi Power’s proprietary hardware and software platforms enable customers to access all markets and services to deliver maximum value from their energy storage assets.

www.kiwipowered.com

Samsung SDI is leading the change of a new era with lithium-ion batteries. We led with the technological superiority through our constant innovation towards excellence.

We are contributing to the expansion of an eco-friendly environment by the deployment of batteries for energy storage.  ESS projects are deployed using Samsung SDI’s battery solutions optimized for a range from residential, Telecom, UPS to utility-scale projects.

We provide top safety, reliability and long-lasting performance with our Energy Storage solutions for the present and the future.

www.samsungsdi.com

SUPPORTING SPONSOR

BELECTRIC is the global leader in the development and delivery of utility scale solar power plants and energy storage systems. BELECTRIC was founded in 2001 in Germany and is now present in 16 countries with over 600 staff globally.

BELECTRIC has constructed over 300 solar PV power plants with over 2.0 GWp PV capacity and over 100MWh of battery capacity globally.

BELECTRIC has delivered 15% of the Enhanced Frequency Response (“EFR”) capacity, operates a PV + battery system for National Grid’s Enhanced Frequency Control Capability (“EFCC”) project and manages 200MW of PV and battery projects across the UK.

https://belectric.com/ 

Envirotech Energy Solutions is a privately owned, commercial developer and operator, specialising in the UK and European energy sector, in particular, capacity for the implementation and delivery of battery storage, a technology that is experiencing phenomenal growth and will play a crucial role in the upgrading of the national grid to encompass distributed renewable energy generation.

For an investor, energy storage provides the opportunity to deploy capital into a growth sector which benefits from strong government support and provides multiple long-term revenue streams. Envirotech Energy Solutions has taken its project development experience in the UK energy market to structure a robust investment opportunity.

Energy Pool is the European leading energy load flexibilities solutions provider & operator, managing a portfolio of 6 GW of flexible load, storage assets and distributed generation worldwide. By optimizing flexible assets, Energy Pool provides highly reliable balancing and ancillary services to system operators and utilities. Pioneer as a Demand Response operator in Europe in 2009, Energy Pool is now using its experience to provide comprehensive Virtual Power Plant technology & services to electricity system stakeholders.

https://www.energy-pool.eu/en/united-kingdom/

Greensmith Energy is an energy storage innovator with over a decade of industry leadership. Now part of Wärtsilä, the world’s leading energy system integrator, we offer unrivaled global capabilities to the most pressing energy challenges. Our integrated solutions strengthen the reliability and flexibility of the grid, integrate more renewable power onto the system and optimise multiple generation assets. Our combined mission is to deliver integrated energy solutions that build a resilient, intelligent and flexible energy infrastructure – unlocking the way to an optimised renewable future. Greensmith Energy has deployed over 70 grid-scale systems across nine countries and offers an industry-leading energy software platform called GEMS.

www.greensmithenergy.com

Natural Power provides trusted and impartial advice to a global client base with interests in solar, wind, heat and associated infrastructure. Our  team of engineers, analysts, environmental experts and project managers work closely to tackle the most complex and challenging issues. As we work across the project lifecycle; from initial feasibility all the way through to operations and repowering, we understand the big picture, enabling us to work smarter and reduce project risks from day one. As the industry moves increasingly towards a subsidy free market, we are also able to advise on where best to reduce costs across the life of an asset.

https://www.naturalpower.com/

NGK Insulators, Ltd., founded in 1919, is a Japan-based company mainly engaged in the provision of ceramic products. NGK was the first in the world to commercialize a NAS® battery system which is characterised by large capacity, high energy density and long life. By storing fluctuating renewable energy such as wind and solar during off-peak times, NAS® batteries safely and efficiently supply reliable power during peak demands. With a capacity of six hours, NAS® batteries are the green alternative to fossil fuel peak plants. NAS® batteries can additionally provide any type of application depending on your needs, like deferral of grid and generation investments, provide on-peak / off-peak price arbitrage, frequency regulation, ramping services, voltage control and other grid functions

 

www.ngk.co.jp/nas

TLT is a full service law firm built around the needs of its clients. We support some of the UK’s major institutions, high growth businesses and well-known brands including a number of FTSE 100 clients.

We have been advising clients in the clean energy sector for more than 20 years and are one of only a few UK law firms with the specialist expertise to advise on all aspects of clean energy projects across the range of technologies and project life-cycle.  We have a reputation for innovation and a track record of working with some of the most entrepreneurial companies in the sector, often advising on “first of a kind” projects.

We are ranked one of the top four most active legal advisers for the volume of M&A deals by Clean Energy Pipeline and our clean energy team has been commended in the Times inaugural Best Law Firms 2019.

www.tltsolicitors.com

Zenobe Energy is one of the largest independent owners and operators of battery storage in the UK. We relentlessly develop and expand what the intelligent use of energy storage can do so our customers consume energy in the most reliable, efficient and responsible way.

www.zenobe.co.uk

EXHIBITORS

xelectrix Power GmbH are innovators, designers and producers of electric power storage technologies. These include battery modules and the active battery management system (BMS) associated with our hybrid solutions. Offering on-grid, off-grid as well as charging solutions, xelectix Power are driven to help protect, the environment through reduction of fuel and CO2 usage – translating into economical savings for our end users. The technical team, consisting of a variety of experienced inter-disciplinary engineers are supported by a highly motivates management team a well as a dedicated team handling administration, purchasing, marketing ans sales. All the effort and dedication is mirrored by our professional distribution network partners.

g2 Energy are a Lloyds registered Independent Connection Provider (ICP), which enables us to complete Contestable Works and grid connections at voltages up to 132kV.

 

As a High Voltage Electrical and Civil ‘Balance of Plant’ specialist, we have the capability to offer a full turn-key service and can complete the design and build of a project utilising our in-house teams. This includes the initial grid application and liaison with the Distribution Network Operator (DNO); as well as full system studies and Earthing design, through to on-site project management during the construction phase.

 

If you are planning an energy storage project, g2 Energy can offer a wide range of services to ensure all elements of the design and construction are completed. For more information on our services, please contact us;

01234 482482    |     sales@g2energy.co.uk     |     www.g2energy.co.uk

High Voltage Substation Services (HVSS), an Independent Connection Provider (ICP) and Lloyd (NERS) accredited electrical infrastructure construction company, has a diverse portfolio of expertise often combined to offer a comprehensive and an industry leading service in design, installation and commissioning of electrical infrastructure.

 

With several important solar and capacity connection projects in the immediate pipeline coupled with proactive strengthening of our work force in recent times, we are well positioned to be the connection provider of choice in the UK.

 

The connection to the grid of one of the last ever government feed-in tariff solar power plant has recently been awarded to HVSS. The 5MW Worsted Lane solar farm is to be connected to the11kV network through a 1.65kM length underground cable through the streets of East Grinstead. HVSS has been chosen to deliver both the Distribution Network Operator (DNO) and the client side Balance of Plant (civil & electrical) substations to achieve a seamless power export connection to the grid. This is a turn key project to plan, design, install and commission of two substations, and liaison with the incumbent DNO to enable the eventual adoption of the connection assets.

 

Therefore, if you need any professional, efficient, and quality services for your connection projects then do get in touch with us:

info@hvss.co.uk

www.hvss.co.uk

Solar Turbines Incorporated, a wholly owned subsidiary of Caterpillar, has more than 65 years of experience as a leading industrial energy solutions provider. Solar Turbines product portfolio includes Gas Turbine Generator Sets, Microgrids and, more recently, Energy Storage, based on Li-Ion batteries.
Designed specifically for industrial service, the Solar® Energy Storage is a compact product that features industry leading storage density and that can be integrated into new or existing facilities. The Solar® Energy Storage system is a complete system solution with an integrated fire detection and suppression system and a 2 x 100% HVAC system for a wide ambient range installation. Plug and play design features are incorporated throughout, minimizing installation and commissioning time.

 

www.solarturbines.com

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