Perth Smart Energy Network
Under a Small Business Research Initiative (SBRI), organisations could apply for to develop a smart, flexible energy system in the estate of Perth and Kinross council.
This competition was 2 phases :
- phase 1 up to £150,000, including VAT, to fund up to 5 successful applicants, each allocated up to £30,000, including VAT
- phase 2 up to £350,000, including VAT, to fund 2 successful applicants, each allocated up to £175,000, including VAT.
After a competitive selection process, Perth & Kinross Council chose five project teams to take on the challenge in Phase 1 of the competition. They were:
Team Lead – iPower Energy Ltd with Urban Chain Ltd, Kiwi Power Ltd & PureDrive Energy Ltd
Team Lead – StorTera with Solo Energy
Team Lead – New Resource Partners with SMP
Team lead – Scene Connect Ltd with Locogen & Swanbarton
Team Lead – Energievan with Energy eXchange Enablers & Bax & Co