About Smarter Grid Solutions


Smarter Grid Solutions has become the UK's leading dedicated smart grid technology company, with offices in Glasgow and London. We work with a growing number of large power companies and utilities in the UK, mainland Europe and the US, running smart grid projects for both rural and urban electricity grids.

Smarter Grid Solutions creates and delivers technologies that help electricity distribution companies to integrate Distributed Energy Resources (DER). We are pioneers of Active Network Management, a new approach to grid management which uses software, automation and control to manage grid connected DER in real time.

Website: smartergridsolutions.com

Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer
$ 4.6M
Funding by original investors in January 2013
$ 46M
Saved by the Orkney Islands electricity distribution operator in upgrade costs
MW capacity for renewable electricity generation added to the Orkney Islands


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ACRE Tenants

ACRE currently has 14 tenants. They span a number of sectors, including cleanweb, transportation, real estate, energy efficiency, lighting, finance, policy research, project consulting, uitlities, smart grid, and energy storage. Click a company below to learn more.

ACRE Graduates

ACRE is very proud of its 10 graduates, all of whom had great success while at ACRE, and continue to make valuable contributions to the new clean economy. Graduates span industries including renewables, energy efficiency, water, monitoring, and environmentally friendly products.