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EDF announces agreement for battery optimisation with Eelpower

Eelpower, one of the pioneer investors and operators of large-scale commercial energy storage assets in the UK, have selected EDF as their next trading and optimisation partner. The partnership will involve the trading and optimisation of three grid-scale battery...

David Blackman interviews Mark Simon for Utility Week

The government should create a new flexibility mechanism to help the grid to deal with rapid fluctuations in demand, a battery owner and operator has said. Mark Simon, chief executive of Eelpower, told Utility Week that a flexibility market is required in...

Delivering a dispatchable, flexible zero-carbon system

The growing importance of battery storage to deliver a dispatchable, flexible zero-carbon system was the main theme of Mark Simon’s presentation to Glennmont’s “New Energy Market” seminar held in the House of Commons on December 5th. Mark was amongst of panel of...

Tom Peacock appointed Development Director

Eelpower Ltd, the UK energy storage and services company, has appointed Tom Peacock as Development Director. Tom was formerly Property Director of MRH, the country's leading independent service station owner/operator. He has also held roles at Canfield House, a...

Magdalena Markiewicz appointed Chief Financial Officer at Eelpower

Eelpower Ltd, the UK energy storage and services company, has appointed Magdalena Markiewicz as its Chief Financial Officer.  Magdalena brings a wealth of experience to Eelpower.  To date, she has worked with Rothschild (Global Financial Advisory), with...

Henbest: Power System Will Dance to Tune of Wind, Solar, Batteries

Are wind and solar projects just “badly behaved coal plants”? I ask because this perhaps best reflects the argument against the two main renewable energy technologies that critics have put forward in recent years. To read the rest of the article written by Seb Henbest...

Eelpower commissions 20MW Rock Farm Battery Storage Unit

Another step in Eelpower's £500m quest for 1GW of Storage by 2022. Eelpower Limited has acquired the 20MW Rock Farm battery storage scheme. Rock Farm won a two year contract in the March Frequency Response Auction. Eelpower is an independent provider of flexible...