Smart Grid

Can Renewables Provide Power 24/7? Removing The Final Obstacle To Large-Scale Deployment Of Renewable Energy

Dr Eddie O'Connor | Posted 14.03.2017 | UK Tech
Dr Eddie O'Connor

For a long time, the rap against renewable technologies was that they simply weren't reliable - that they destabilised existing electricity grids and that they didn't deliver "firm" (that is, uninterrupted) power. That's changing.

Smart Grids: A Cleaner Planet, a Smarter Planet

Peter Rolton | Posted 01.10.2014 | UK
Peter Rolton

Last week, Rolton Group proudly hosted the launch of the latest CTF report, which explores the vital role of a smart grid in the UK. I was invited by Dan Byles MP to open the event, and in my introductory speech I explained why the advent of the smart grid is of such importance for businesses and consumers alike:

Innovation for Everyone: The Future of the Connected Home

Nina Bhatia | Posted 02.09.2013 | UK Tech
Nina Bhatia

The connected home is an exciting concept and some businesses and individuals are already beginning to wake up to the opportunities of syncing our homes with our lives.

The Future is Smart

Christine Babington Smith | Posted 23.06.2012 | UK Tech
Christine Babington Smith

Last week I visited the Global Salone Internazionale del Mobile, a.k.a. Milan Design Week 2012; it's the largest interior design show in the world and where all the leading brands come together to exhibit. Manufacturers and designers choose this event to launch new products and innovative technological design for the home.