London, United Kingdom – 11th January 2024, (3PM GMT)
The leading independent marketplace for flexibility services, has been named on Cleantech Group’s 2024 Global Cleantech 100 for the third year running. This annual list, now in its 15th year, serves as a definitive guide to the top companies making significant contributions to sustainable innovation.
The Global Cleantech 100 is a comprehensive showcase of the most promising private companies in the cleantech ecosystem. The report will introduce you to the innovators with outstanding technologies, original business models, and bold plans that can enable us to act on the ever-increasing climate and environmental crisis.
Selected through a thorough evaluation process, these companies provide sustainable solutions for a wide-ranging array of industry groups:
“These innovative companies are driving positive change and are at the forefront of enabling the global transition to a more sustainable future... the Global Cleantech 100 is a recognition of the market’s positive view on their progress to date and their potential impact in building a cleaner, decarbonized world” said Richard Youngman, CEO, Cleantech Group.
“Piclo is delighted to be featured for the third year running. We remain committed to decarbonise the world's grids including our recent announcements on expanding our partnership with National Grid US, managing the procurement of the Term-Dynamic Load Management (Term-DLM) and Auto-Dynamic Load Management (Auto-DLM) programs in New York State " says Piclo CEO and Co-founder James Johnston.
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Piclo’s mission is to decarbonise the grid. We develop software solutions that make our energy networks smarter, flexible and more sustainable. Piclo Max, our market access platform, enables flex sellers (such as EV and battery owners) to access all electricity markets from one place. Piclo Flex, our flexibility services marketplace, enables flex buyers (system operators) to source flexible electricity from flex sellers during times of high demand or low supply.
To date, Piclo has over 60,000 registered flexible assets representing 19GW of registered flex capacity, with flexibility contracts awarded totalling £74m and 2.6GW+ of flexible capacity procured.
Piclo Flex currently operates in six global markets: in the UK, supporting four Distribution System Operators (UK Power Networks, SP Energy Networks, Electricity North West and Northern Powergrid); and the Transmission System Operator (TSO) (the ESO); in Ireland (ESB Networks), Italy (E-Distribuzione), Portugal (E-REDES), Lithuania (Energijos Skirstymo Operatorius AB (ESO)), and in the United States in New York State (National Grid). Aside from its leading position in the UK, Piclo has a growing presence in Europe and the USA.
Register to Piclo Flex here: picloflex.com