2007, 2017

Smart charging provides solution to challenge of electric vehicles creating extra 18 GW peak electricity demand by 2050

National Grid’s ‘Future Energy Scenarios’ report includes scenario where EVs create an extra 30 per cent peak electricity demand This challenge can be addressed by smart charging, currently being trialled by the Electric Nation project Former Mayor of Milton Keynes delighted with free smart charger provided by Electric Nation [...]

407, 2017

GridKey are nominated for the Innovation Centre Awards 2017

GridKey have been nominated in the Energy Innovation Centre Awards as a finalist for the ‘Losses Award’ presented by Scottish and Southern Electricity Networks. The awards will be presented in September at The Titanic Hotel in Liverpool at a ceremony which celebrates high-growth innovative businesses.   This nomination reflects continued [...]

2103, 2017

GridKey installs Waterpumps in Africa, thanks to Aquaid

GridKey is proud to announce that through using AquaAid water coolers across their office they’ve successfully funded a water pump in Africa to provide clean and reliable water to cut off areas. This continues the mission and commitment to Corporate Social Responsibility across the Lucy Group. To find out more [...]

203, 2017

GridKey Helps Offering free Smart EV Chargers

Installation of free smart chargers gets underway for electric vehicle owners New electric vehicle owners who qualify can join Electric Nation and choose to have a free, more powerful smart charger installed instead of the standard home charger All makes and models of pure electric and plug-in hybrid vehicles are [...]

1302, 2017

GridKey Unveils new Products

GridKey unveils full product family at Middle East Electricity (MEE) 2017 Exhibition Stand 2D10, Middle East Electricity, 14th – 16th February – Dubai World Trade Centre, UAE   GridKey, specialising in purpose-designed, live-retrofit, compact, continuous monitoring solutions suitable for substations, is launching two new units (MCU318 and MCU520 MV), at [...]

612, 2016

Office Relocation

  Dear Customers, Firstly, as we near the end of the year we would like to wish all of you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year. We are excited to inform you that GridKey UK has relocated from Lambda House, Basildon. Our new office is a recently acquired [...]

1509, 2016

New Electric Vehicle owners are invited to join the Electric Nation Community

New electric vehicle owners are invited to join the Electric Nation community Lucy Electric is a collaboration partner of Electric Nation - monitoring local LV substations utilising the GridKey system with the aim of assessing the load profile of various types of electric vehicles and developing an algorithm that [...]

2204, 2016

Energy innovation centre awards 2016

GridKey are proud to be nominated for a second time by the Energy Innovation Centre awards for 'Best Smart Grid Technology'. The GridKey system uses advanced analytics to extract actionable information from large quantities of data generated by low voltage monitoring which is key to DNOs enabling [...]

2910, 2015

A new partnership for GridKey

Lucy Electric announces new GridKey partnership with Sentec Lucy Electric, a leader in medium voltage, secondary power distribution solutions, has acquired the interests of Selex ES in the GridKey partnership with Sentec. Lucy Electric will collaborate with Sentec to develop and market the award-winning low voltage (LV) [...]

912, 2013

GridKey named joint best system in LCNF substation monitoring evaluation

LCNF report shows GridKey as 'excellent' solution A recent report by WPD and UKPN carried out under Low Carbon network Funding, has named GridKey as one of the top systems for LV network monitoring. The report, "Assessing Substation Measurement Equipment" compares seven off-the-shelf systems and concludes that GridKey is [...]

111, 2013

GridKey finalist in IET Innovation Awards

GridKey finalist in two categories of pretisgious IET awards GridKey is a finalist in the IET Innovation Awards in two categories - Power/Energy and Intelligent Systems. The awards will be announced on 20 November at a ceremony at 'The Brewery' in London. Mark England, GridKey business manager for Sentec [...]

309, 2013

GridKey flag on Kilimanjaro?

Craig Holohan, GridKey project manager, is about to set off to climb Mount Kilimanjaro to raise funds for Dementia UK. This is a brave undertaking for a very worthwhile cause and we all wish Craig the best of luck. There are over 820,000 people living with Dementia in the UK [...]

1208, 2013

GridKey featured as ‘shining example’ in ENW Innovation Article

GridKey praised as 'shining example of how British innovation is driving the development of smart grids' GridKey has been featured in ENW's latest (August 2013) edition of their magazine Newswire, as an example of the innovation they are encouraging. ENW and GridKey have worked together trialing the system [...]

908, 2013

GridKey shortlisted for energy efficiency technology award

GridKey, a collaboration between Sentec and Selex ES, has been shortlisted for the ENDS Green Economy Award. GridKey has been shortlisted for the ENDS Green Economy Award for SME energy efficiency technology. ENDS state that this energy category award is for an SME providing a technology or related energy [...]

2904, 2013

GridKey wins UK Energy Innovation Award

GridKey secures further accolade winning Best Smart Grid Technology Award from the Energy Innovation Centre GridKey, the Low Voltage substation monitoring system, has won the UK Energy Innovation award for the 'Best Smart Grid Technology'. A collaboration between Sentec and Selex ES, a Finmeccanica company, GridKey was recognised by [...]

402, 2013

GridKey cleans up with double win at Rushlight Awards

GridKey collaboration secures Power Generation and Transmission Award and Energy Environmental Award Sentec and Selex ES are pleased to announce that GridKey has won both the Power Generation and Transmission and the Energy Environmental categories at the Rushlight Awards. Designed to provide a low cost, accurate monitoring [...]