BSR adds low-voltage behind-the-meter business to energy storage proposition
5 June 2017: The BSR Group is delighted to announce the launch of Omnio, a provider of energy storage solutions to the commercial sector. The business was established and incubated within the Group by Chris Curry, Omnio’s Founder and Managing Director.
Omnio will help consumers with high energy exposure across multiple sites with its innovative battery solution, making the benefits of energy storage available to businesses such as hotels, restaurants, large retail, gyms, and supermarkets.
The announcement was made by the group’s MD and CFO, Graham Harding, who said “This is a great opportunity for the BSR Group to partner with Chris to develop this innovative model. The BSR Group and its investors are committed to the success of Omnio and see the many benefits it can offer.”
Mr Curry added, “Omnio was created to make the benefits of energy storage accessible to distributed, commercial energy users, a group crucial in terms of decarbonising our energy system given their aggregated demand and low voltage connections. By addressing balancing issues at source, we will make the grid greener and more secure while providing huge savings to our hosts. We are delighted to be partnering with BSR whose experience and oversight will be invaluable”.