Our Key Strengths
PPA Energy provides innovative solutions to venture capitalists, natural resources companies, power utilities, banks, development agencies, universities and government entities on market development and market strategies. These innovative solutions include conducting independent reviews of new technologies and/or specific projects and their prospects for market entry. Uniquely, we have a significant track record in building collaborative ventures, acting not just as a consultant but as an independent partner to bring together academic institutions, major manufacturers, utilities and investors in some ground breaking projects which will shape the future of the energy industry.
PPA Energy has unique expertise in driving innovation surrounding the development of self-healing and smart grids/smart networks, including understanding the technical and economic challenges related to the development of mini and micro grids both in the context of urban energy systems as a whole, and in rural and off-grid settings.
What we do:
Strategy advice on development of Future Networks
Creation of academic and industrial partnerships
Scoping and ongoing management of research and development projects, including assistance with funding applications
Advice on market entry - economics, barriers etc.
Involvement in EPSRC and FP7 funding programmes, and other key collaborative programmes such as the Supergen programme