Puredrive Hybrid Battery Featured as a ‘Product Spotlight’ on Solar Guide

Puredrive Energy are proud to announce that our Hybrid Battery has been named as the latest ‘Product Spotlight’ by Solar Guide, a website which connects consumers with local solar installers.

Solar Guide recommend, and the innovation behind the Puredrive Hybrid Battery has earned it a place in Solar Guide’s Product Spotlight.

“The Puredrive Hybrid Battery offers significant advantages over existing solar batteries, so we’re thrilled that this has been recognised by Solar Guide”.

For the full feature visit https://www.solarguide.co.uk/solar-batteries/puredrive-energy-hybrid-battery#/

Puredrive Virtual Power Plant (VPP) – changing energy management, providing consumer freedom

Puredrive Energy (PDE), is one of the UKs leading battery storage specialist, and manufacturers with their founders having more than 10 years’ experience in the development, deployment, and placement of battery storage solutions.

PDE launches one of the first Virtual Power Plants in the UK, a digital control system that can connect hundreds of households and businesses together, enabling their battery storage systems to charge and discharge simultaneously. This unlocks greater revenue for owners, with machine and AI learning predicting income opportunities and optimising responses at sub-second level. With the energy landscape rapidly changing, the VPP will put the consumer in control of their energy procurement and consumption, enabling them to make decisions as to where their energy comes from, and when and how their energy is consumed.

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Battery power is the way forward, says Puredrive!

Puredrive Energy Ltd, one of the UK’s leading battery storage companies, applauds the decision of one of the UKs leading companies, Scottish Power, to embrace battery power as way of storing power, maintaining the resilience and stability of the grid.

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British Smart Battery System Manufacturer Puredrive Energy Gains Investment

Puredrive Energy Ltd, one of the UK’s leading battery storage companies, gains investment from The Maximeyes Group, one of the largest energy consultancy groups in the UK. Puredrive Energy’s partnership with The Maximeyes Group, will help fund and support growth of battery storage solutions in the domestic, commercial and off-grid sectors. Puredrive Energy, based in Gloucestershire, is one of the few battery suppliers who design and manufacture in the UK and provide service and support from their UK offices. Mark Millar, CEO and Co-founder of Puredrive Energy stated “The Maximeyes Group are the right partners for us, Read more

6,000 Visit Bristol Housing Festival Launch Exhibition

More than 6,000 people visited Bristol Housing Festival’s launch exhibition, the first event for the five-year festival. The free-exhibition ran from 19th October to 4th November and prompted visitors to re-imagine affordable housing solutions for the city.

Exhibits included modular two-storey homes from Zed Pods and Totally Modular; a modular apartment from Tempo Housing; a single storey unit from We Can Make; and shipping container home conversions from ISO Spaces and Help Bristol’s Homeless; all of which were full-size. Read more

British Gas price rise unjustified, but energy price rises cant be avoided.

A 5.5%, or £60 a year, rise in energy prices for British Gas customers on default deals has been branded as “unjustified” by the government.

The company, the UK’s largest energy supplier, said that 4.1 million of its customers would be affected.

The increase will take effect from 29 May and follows its 12.5% rise in electricity prices last September. Read more

Tenants given free solar panels to cut energy bills

scheme to help housing association tenants reduce their energy billsA scheme to help housing association tenants reduce their energy bills is being trialled in Brockworth.

Severn Vale Housing has teamed up with energy storage company Puredrive Energy Ltd to provide their tenants with a free solar panel system with battery storage.

The system is currently being piloted at homes in Brockworth and in the first week tenants have seen a marked difference. Read more

Puredrive Energy Hits Front Cover Of Local Paper Tewkesbury Direct With Solar Storage Product

Puredrive Solar Storage Products Hits Front Cover Tewkesbury DirectSolar Storage First For Local Company. A local company has become one of the first to develop and market solar electricity battery storage systems.
The move to solar generated electricity has been long awaited. Puredrive Energy (based at Toddington) have just released there flagship product Pure Storage – a home battery storage system with a 4.8 Kilowatt hour capacity, specifically designed for the UK home market. This means that solar energy that is generated during the day on existing and new solar panel installations can be stored and used at night when it is usually required rather than in the day when generation takes place. Read more

Smart energy revolution ‘could help to avoid UK blackouts

Smart-Energy-Grid-UK-300x168A “smart energy” revolution could help ensure that the UK does not suffer blackouts, according to National Grid’s new UK chief. Nicola Shaw, its executive director, said technological advances will reduce the need to build new conventional power stations in the UK.

An “internet of energy” will allow fridges, washers and dishwashers to help balance energy demand. Some commentators say the UK needs more gas-fired power to prevent blackouts. Ms Shaw agreed that more investment in gas-fired power was needed, but argued that between 30% and 50% of fluctuations on the electricity grid could be smoothed by households and businesses adjusting their demand at peak times. Read more

PureStorage Retrofit, reduces grid energy to only 6%

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Puredrive Energy were pleased with the results of their Retrofit Pure Storage box installation, successfully reducing the electrical grid demand to an average of only 6%. This means that the PV in combination with the Pure Storage battery provides, on average, 94% of the energy demand. Stuart, MD and owner of Pure Drive Batteries, based in Gloucestershire was delighted with the performance far outreaching his expectations. Stuart is looking forward to reduced energy bills, protection against rising energy costs and some grid independence.

Additionally, the Pure Storage system also powers critical loads, in case of grid power failure or interruptions. This will enable the business to continue operating critical computers and lighting.

Electrical supply to Stuart’s offices and warehouse is 3 phase, demonstrating capability for both 3 phase and single phase systems.

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