Utility Week: ‘Game changer: an Upside for everyone

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“The potential for battery storage to help meet national energy security and sustainability targets has recently shot up the agenda, receiving public and political attention thanks to Tesla’s high-profile announcement of ambitions in this space.

Upside, a start-up technology firm founded by geophysicist and technologist Graham Oakes, is happy to see storage in the spotlight. He is working with the UK arm of the Sharp, owned by the Japanese conglomerate of the same name, which is alrady making a successful business of selling batteries to domestic households in Germany backed by subsidies linked to installations of photovoltaics. He is hopeful that Upside can help stimulate the uptake of consumer-scale electricity storage in the UK.”

Read more in this week’s Utility Week: ‘Game changer: an Upside for everyone’.