Cutting energy demand during the hours when prices are highest saves firms money and helps energy companies minimise supply problems, but how do businesses deliver the complex real time demand management required to make this model work?
You might baulk at the idea of letting your energy provider decide when some of your electronic devices should operate - but despite the obvious cause for concern some companies are already doing this....
Attempts to establish a fracking industry have made slow progress while costing the UK taxpayer more than £32m, a report from the National Audit Office has found
UN climate talks in Glasgow will be an 'everyone in' COP, Claire Perry O'Neill tells BusinessGreen Leaders Summit
Jo Swinson tells delegates at the Business Green leaders' summit Party is working on proposals for new legislation requiring businesses to engage with supply chain responsibilities
Concerted action, on a massive scale, is urgently needed to meet the goals of the Paris Agreement, argues Benedikt Sobotka the Global Battery Alliance - and energy storage could hold the key