Local Energy Challange funding

Researchers from Heriot Watt  working in a consortium led by Changeworks have been successfil in being awarded phase 1 Local Energy Challenge funding to build on  the weather forecasting algorithms developed in ORIGIN  with the aim to increase the benefits of local low carbon energy economies to urban communities through a participatory demand management system which aims to reduce the price of electricity for people within communities during periods of renewable generation availability. http://www.localenergyscotland.org/funding-resources/funding/local-energy-challenge-fund/2015-phase-one-projects/urbanlink/