Resilience Energy is aiming to become the "Uber of the electricity industry" by giving customers the hardware, software and contracts they need to produce, store and sell renewable energy, and an app to monitor the system's performance.
Drilling has started this week to build the UK's first deep geothermal electricity plant at the United Downs Industrial Estate near St Day in Cornwall.
"Green ammonia" will be trialled as a form of energy storage at a demonstrator site in Oxfordshire next week.
Highview Power has successfully designed and built the world's first grid-scale liquid air energy storage (LAES) plant in the UK.
The University of Strathclyde has joined forces with Nokia to help utilities prepare power grids for emerging technologies through improved communications capabilities.
Prime Minister Theresa May has officially opened The Energy Centre at Berkshire College of Agriculture, Maidenhead.