Open Utility

Distributed renewables and smart grid technologies are the future.

We’re challenging the energy industry and reinventing how things are done.

We’ve built Piclo - an online Peer-to-Peer Energy Marketplace that lets people buy and sell energy directly.

More about Piclo

See what we've been up to...

  • Join the Piclo trial

    We're looking for innovative renewable generators and commercial consumers to join our Piclo trial with Good Energy this October. Find out more and register your interest on the Piclo page

  • July news: Piclo progress, new hire and more

    What've we been doing? Get up to date on all the latest Open Utility happenings - a new hire, Piclo progress, and a wrap up of June.
    Open Utility July Newsletter

  • Windful Thinking

    After news that the newly elected Tory government wants to remove support for onshore wind, Nima Taba-Tabai lays out some facts on wind energy. Check out Winderful Thinking

  • Nominet Trust 100 Winners

    We're honoured to have been awarded a spot on 2014's list of Nominet Trust winners - using the internet to do good things in the world.
    About Nominet Trust 100 awards

  • 500K in funding secured

    Open Utility is excited to reveal that we've received 500K funding from The Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC), Nominet Trust and Climate-KIC in order to trial our innovative Peer-to-Peer Energy Marketplace idea.
    Funding Announcement press release