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Green Running have launched an advanced home energy monitor that provides domestic users with a tool that will allow them to track the cost of powering their electrical devices, proactively detect faults with their appliances and keep their home safe.

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22nd November 2017

Eco-tech startup Verv is launching the UK's first energy trading community in Hackney

 

Verv will bring its peer-to-peer energy trading solution, Verv 2.0, to life at Hackney’s Banister House Solar in order to provide residents at the social house estate with cheaper energy.

The project will be run in collaboration with Repowering, a London-based social enterprise with an aim to clear the way for community owned energy.

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24th October 2017

AI startups to watch: Meet the hottest machine learning startups in the UK

Here are some of the most interesting startups working in the area of artificial intelligence in the UK today. Could the next DeepMind be lurking in there?

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22nd November 2017

Verv raises £1.23M on Crowdcube

Verv, a brand, which sits under machine learning experts Green Running Ltd, has successfully raised £1,234,500 on Crowdcube in return for a 4.72% stake in the business.

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4th October 2017

This startup is using AI to tackle rising UK energy prices

Eco-tech startup Verv has developed new technology using artificial intelligence (AI) that it hopes will reduce ballooning energy bills by allowing consumers to trade excess energy.

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20th September 2017

'Missing piece in the jigsaw': Verv debuts smart home energy assistant

Smart home specialist kicks off £500,000 crowdfunding campaign, alongside official launch of new ‘plug and play’ product

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16th June 2017

Centrica exposes smart energy meters as dumb

Charles Cameron, the British Gas owner’s director of technology, said it was trialling “super smart” meters in Cornwall and they could be ready to deploy more widely in six months, referring to Green Running’s home energy assistant, Verv.

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28th June 2017

Green Running featured in Utility Week

New technology means companies are doing things ‘because they can’. But Peter Davies says utilities should look to offer customers technology that adds real value. Read the full article in Utility Week. 

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17th May 2017

Moving the connected home beyond 'because we can'

Did you know the smart home means that your fridge will be able to order milk? Do you care? Many connected home devices were built ‘because we can’. However, we should be looking beyond this, says Peter Davies, founder of Verv.

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15th May 2017

Verv featured in Green Energy News

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10th May 2017

Verv featured on Global IoT Network

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21st April 2017

Verv featured in Innovators Magazine

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6th April 2017

50 Entrepreneurs honoured at House of Commons

Twelve entrepreneurs from Bath have celebrated after being announced within the top 50 entrepreneurs of global number one university business incubator, SETsquared at the House of Commons, including Green Running CEO Peter Davies.

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30th March 2017

Peter Davies voted Top 50 Entrepreneur of last 15 years

Peter Davies, founder of Green Running celebrated being announced as a top 50 entrepreneur of global number one university business incubator, SETsquared at the House of Commons. Peter was on an exclusive list selected from over 1,000 entrepreneurs who have been supported by SETsquared during the last 15 years.

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15th March 2017

Closing the gap: Unsung Women in STEM

Ariadna Bianco Romero joined Green Running in February 2017 as a Data Scientist. In this great piece written for the Science to Data Science blog, Ariadna shines a light on some of the unsung women in STEM and shares the stories of those that have inspired her career.

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9th March 2017

Q&A: Maria McKavanagh, COO, Green Running

Maria McKavanagh joined the Green Running team in January 2017 as the Chief Operating Officer. Maria is an advocate for women in tech and was interviewed by Internet of Business as part of the International Women’s Day celebrations. In this interview she discusses the challenges of being a women in a made-dominated industry and what might be done to address the sector’s gender imbalance.

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8th March 2017

#IWD2017: Women of the IoT

Maria McKavanagh joined the Green Running team in January 2017 as the Chief Operating Officer. Maria is an advocate for women in tech and was interviewed by Internet of Business as part of the International Women’s Day celebrations. In this interview she discusses the challenges of being a women in a made-dominated industry and what might be done to address the sector’s gender imbalance.

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7th March 2017

Blog post from Sustainable Bridges: Verv

We moved into Sustainable Bridges in 2014; a specialise incubator for sustainable startups in London. Sustainable Bridges have published a blog post giving a good overview of Verv, our advanced home energy monitoring system.

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1st February 2017

Verv featured in Business Green

Following Peter’s ‘Innovator of the Year’ win at the Business Green Technology Awards, Business Green wrote up a piece on Green Running and how the Verv technology will help shake up the energy industry. You will need a Business Green subscription to read the full article.

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2nd December 2016

Peter Davies wins 'Innovator of the Year' at Business Green Technology Awards

Our CEO Peter Davies has won ‘Innovator of the Year at the 2016 Business Green Technology Awards. Our home energy monitor, Verv was also highly commended in the ‘Breakthrough of the Year’ category!

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19th October 2016

Green Running shortlisted for two awards in the Business Green Technology Awards

The Business Green Technology Awards brings together some of Europe’s most exciting clean tech companies for this presigous awards ceremony. Green Running have been shortlisted for ‘Breakthrough of the Year’ for Verv; the advanced home energy monitor. CEO Peter Davies has also been shortlisted for Innovator of the Year!

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9th August 2016

Green Running wins 'Best Pitch' at the SETsquared Open Innovation Showcase

Imtiaz Chowdhury, Project Manager at Green Running pitches our advanced home energy monitoring technology to big name companies including Santander, Microsoft and GE Healthcare and wins the award for ‘Best Pitch’.

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21st January 2016

Green Running secure £750K investment from Centrica

Ignite, the UK’s first corporate impact investment fund focused on energy and backed by Centrica, have invested £750,000 in Green Running to develop energy management technology.

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10th June 2015

Peter Davies presents at ECOSummit 2015 on energy monitoring technology

Ecosummit is Europe’s leading smart green innovation and impact conference for startups, investors and corporates in Berlin, Amsterdam and London. CEO Peter Davies was amongst 46 startups to give a presentation on Green Running’s energy monitoring technology. The link below will take you to the Green Running EcoSummit profile page where you can view the full video of Peter’s presentation. A .pdf of Peter’s presentation can be found here.

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21st May 2015

Bath startups showcase their work to big name corporates

Green Running were invited to showcase their home energy monitoring technology to big name corporates including Barclays, Unilever and Intel for the chance to have the technology adopted by the business giants.

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9th April 2015

Profile: Energy savers, Green Running

Peter Davies is profiled by TechSPARK and discusses why high-speed data acquisition is needed in energy monitoring and why smart meters just aren’t smart enough.

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2nd November 2014

Green Running shortlisted for the Energy Awards 2014

Green Running have been shortlisted in The Energy Awards for their Non-Intrusive Load Monitoring technology in the ‘Energy Data Collection & Analysis’ category!

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27th June 2014

Spotlight On: Silicon Gorge 1.1 – The pitching competition

Green Running take part in a 1.1 pitching competition in the Silicon Gorge 1.1 pitching event.

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27th February 2014

Green Running finalists for two Energy Innovation Awards

Green Running have been shortlisted in two categories for the Energy Innovation Awards; The Rising Star Award for CEO Peter Davies, and the Best Smart Grid Innovation for our Energy Monitoring Technology.

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