'Silicon Valley of Energy': Octopus snaps up Upside Energy in boost to Manchester 'EnTech' hub.

James S Murray
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'Silicon Valley of Energy': Octopus snaps up Upside Energy in boost to Manchester 'EnTech' hub.

Octopus Energy announces acquisition of leading energy software outfit, promising an AI boost for its fast-expanding smart grid platform

Octopus Energy Group has today bolstered its plans to create a new technology innovation centre in Manchester with the announcement it has acquired smart grid software specialist Upside Energy. The...

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