Entries by Henri Relyveld

Enexis Groep joined FAN

We are proud to announce that Enexis Groep, one of the 3 largest Dutch DGO’s, has joined the Flexiblepower Alliance Network (FAN). Flexiblepower Alliance Network – a foundation established in 2013 – is promoting open and standardized solutions for energy flexibility as an essential element in accelerating the energy transition. Enexis has been developing important […]

First FLEXCON conference huge success

On 20/21 November 2017, we hosted the first FLEXCON conference. FLEXCON 2017 is the first European conference purely dedicated to Energy Flexibility! Topics included both flexibility policies and practical implementations. Many international delegates, speakers and sponsors got together in Amsterdam, in a sold-out event. The participants came from all over the world and included important global players, […]

FAN General Assembly adopts new vision document:

portability for energy customers regarding their flexibility and demand response The General assembly, 11 October 2016, adopted a document describing the flexibility roles of parties in the value chain of energy services. One of the key messages is easy switching of customers with demand response between service providers (no lock-in). Flexibility (e.g. steerable heat pumps, […]

Presentation Richard Beekhuis (TNO) “Combined Energy” Conference 21 November 2016, Germany

161121_introducing-energy-flexibilityRichard Beekhuis (TNO) presented the FAN vision during the ‘combined Energy” Conference on November, 21st 2016 in Germany (Neuss), organized by the Netherlands and North Rhine-Westphalia. Some of the topics: – The standardized Energy Flexibility Interface (EFI) as a tool for smart energy customers (key message: with EFI customers can easily switch between suppliers or […]

Sharing our vision on Energy Market 2050 (Dutch)

The Netherlands is facing a huge challenge: in the next 35 years, the country must radically reduce its CO2 emissions and start using more renewable energy sources.  The government is working with dozens of organisations to achieve this goal. Citizens and companies across the country are invited and challenged to share their vision on the development […]

Heat pumps to flexibilize the energy grid

Heat pump in combination with the PowerMatcherTM used by grid operator Stedin to flexibilize the energy grid. An article in Energeia, a Dutch digital information and service platform for the energy industry. The value of the PowerMatcherTM proved itself with project Couperus in Ypenburg (near The Hague). By using the PowerMatcherTM as an operating system, […]