Statkraft and redT energy partner to provide financed decentralised energy solution to UK businesses
25.03.2019 07.01 | pressrelease
Statkraft and redT, a specialist in energy storage infrastructure solutions have announced a partnership to provide fully-financed behind-the-meter solar and energy storage infrastructure projects in the UK for commercial and industrial customers.
Andy Cooper, Head of UK Downstream for Statkraft said:
“We are excited to be working with redT energy to provide an attractive combination of renewable energy and long-duration energy storage for our customers – we believe our funded solution really enables customers to take advantage of more zero-carbon renewable energy, matching it to when it is needed most. Statkraft is committed to being the leading partner for clients seeking to better utilise renewable energy and maximise the value of flexibility. The partnership with redT enables Statkraft and Bryt Energy to offer additional options that will benefit customers, incorporating storage, renewable energy solutions, advanced asset optimisation and trading within a VPP.”
“We are pleased to be partnering with Europe’s leading renewable energy generator and optimisation expert in Statkraft. Together we are breaking new ground in the energy industry with this unique, fully financed decentralised energy solution designed specifically for the UK C&I sector to reduce energy costs. With this roll out of low cost solar coupled with heavy cycling, non-degrading flow machine technology, we are accelerating the deployment of “energy storage 2.0”, providing low risk infrastructure returns to commercial energy users, and creating an effective, low risk hedge against rising energy prices for the next 25 years.”