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Next Kraftwerke provides balancing energy in Italy
In November, Next Kraftwerke provided balancing energy in Italy for the first time. The Virtual Power Plant offered the transmission grid operator (TSO) TERNA 4.6 megawatts of flexibility. In a first step, Next Kraftwerke had bid in the auction for positive balancing energy. It was thus ready to regulate the consumption of one of its More…
Next Krafwerke wins Digital Champions Award
Next Kraftwerke has won the Digital Champions Award 2019. The jury awarded the Virtual Power Plant in the category "Digital Products and Services". "A very innovative digital product that also follows the megatrend of sustainable, efficient energy generation and use," the jury judged. 128 companies from all over Germany submitted their ideas this year. Initiators More…
Next Kraftwerke cooperates with Toshiba in VPP project
Next Kraftwerke and Toshiba Energy Systems & Solutions Corporation (Toshiba ESS) have signed an agreement (Memorandum of Understanding) to assess the compatibility of their Virtual Power Plant (VPP) systems and sales channels. The companies aim at jointly developing competitive VPP services by the end of March 2020. In the new cooperation, it is Toshiba ESS More…
Next Kraftwerke among Growth Champions 2020
Next Kraftwerke is one of the 500 companies in Germany that business magazine FOCUS and statistics portal Statista have chosen as Growth Champions 2020. The Growth Champions 2020 are a list of the top 500 companies in Germany that achieved a high percentage growth in sales between 2015 and 2018. In the "Energy and Utilities" More…
Next Kraftwerke forecasts production of Osaka Gas PV unit
Japanese gas and power company, Osaka Gas Co., Ltd. and Next Kraftwerke, operator of one of the largest Virtual Power Plant (VPP) in Europe, have agreed to conduct a joint verification on solar power generation forecast. Starting today, Next Kraftwerke will forecast the PV production of the 1 MWp solar power station located in Yura. More…