The future of industrial power involves microgrids

At energy level we are at a turning point. The commitment to conserving resources and the need to reduce CO2 emissions is - or should be - widespread. Technologies such as microgrids are extremely...

MEAN4SG promotes the deployment of smart grids in Europe

New technologies are reaching every sector, and power is no exception. To address this change, power transmission & distribution systems need to optimise the integration of renewables and manage the complex interactions between consumers...

Real time dynamic load management for electric vehicles

E-mobility has been emerging into our lives for years and although it has always seemed that its arrival would take place at some indeterminate time in the near future, the electric vehicle has recently...

Mobility: electric vehicles, power supply and their charging infrastructure

The unsustainable mobility milestones implemented in little more than a century at global level can only be changed when the different societies that comprise our "global village" become truly aware of the multiple problems...

E-mobility: fundamental for the advance towards a fully decarbonised energy system by 2050

According to the UN and the IEA, the primary expectations for 2040 are that the economy will be 40% more efficient; global electricity will grow by 60%; 40% of the world's energy will be...

Energy storage in remote Arctic Communities

Remote off-grid communities across northern Canada and Alaska are traditionally powered by diesel generators. Fuel delivery, often via ice roads, can be difficult and expensive. Wind turbines and solar PV arrays can be deployed...

Towards a fair energy transition?

The home straight of 2018 has brought with it an avalanche of information at national and global level that shares a common thread: the form the reality of an energy transition will take, whose...

A defining moment to revitalise the Energy Services Model

At the start of December, we presented the new corporate image of ANESE. This change has arisen as a result of the fact that the energy sector is currently undergoing an interesting period, which...

DHC networks: a key element for the energy refurbishment of our cities

We concluded last year’s sector analysis with the hope that major district heating and cooling (DHC) projects would be taking place in Spain. One year on, we are pleased to see that several large...

Natural gas at a crossroads

Since the arrival of natural gas in Spain almost half a century ago, no two years have been the same as regards market behaviour. After the calm of the previous year, 2018 has seen...