Virtual Power Plant Tag

  At the beginning of 2018, we sat in a small but energetic office in Waterloo. This space had been the breeding ground for many of the adventures we were about to execute in the year to come.

  Winners Were Unveiled on December 6th at a Black-Tie Event in New York City Energy Tech leader Limejump was named Rising Star at the 2018 S&P Global Platts Global Energy Awards held in New York City. Hosted by S&P Global Platts, the leading independent provider of information and benchmark prices for the commodities and energy markets, the annual awards program honours organizations and individuals in the energy industry who are dedicated to achieving excellence.

Limejump and NextEnergy Solar Fund have agreed to terms on a new Power Purchase Agreement. This contract will contribute 120MW of solar generation through the Limejump Virtual Power Platform to trade on the Wholesale Market.

Energy tech leader Limejump has enjoyed further FFR auction success, highlighting the increasing role flexible energy sources have to play in the UK energy markets. Limejump was selected to provide 49MW of the total 53MW selected in the Fully Dynamic FFR Tender, 92% of the total Dynamic volume awarded in the latest auction.

  What are TRIADs? A TRIAD period is one of three half hourly periods of maximum demand that occur between November and February each year. Each TRIAD period must be separated by at least 10 days. They occur in winter evenings, around 16.30 and 18.30, when industrial demand coincides with residential demand.

Today the General Court of the Court of Justice of the European Union ruled in favour of Tempus Energy in its case against the European Commission annulling the Commission's decision not to raise objections to the aid scheme when establishing a Capacity Market in the UK. 

Limejump’s success in National Grid’s most recent auction continues to provide distributed sources of energy generation with access to potentially revenue-generating markets. These encouraging results illustrate that renewable generation not only creates a better environment, it also provides business opportunities for developers to achieve ROI.

  Limejump enjoyed wider award recognition this week as the Energy Tech leader was awarded the Energy Showcase prize at the WIRED Smarter event held at Kings Place London.