Zenobe Main Logo

Zenobē awarded 'Developer of the Year' at inaugural Energy Storage Awards

4th October 2023

Zenobē was recently awarded the title of Developer of the Year at the inaugural Energy Storage Awards. With 430MW of battery storage in operation or under construction and another 1.2GW of projects in advanced development in the UK and with more projects to come, Zenobē was recognised by industry peers as a leader in grid-scale BESS development and delivery.

Zenobē also picked up highly commended award in the Grid-scale Standalone Energy Storage Project of the Year for its 100 MW Capenhurst battery, the first battery to have a commercial contract to absorb reactive power direct from a transmission network in the UK. The company was also recognised in the Breakthrough R&D/Innovation of the Year category for its pioneering 300MW battery project in Blackhillock that will be the first in the world to deliver Stability Services using a transmission-connected battery.

Read more and view the full list of winners here. 

Pictured L-R: Tom Palmer, Head of Business Development, Network Infrastructure; James Basden Co-Founder and Director; Jayde Adams, Comedian and Energy Storage Awards host; Neville Towers, Director of Wholesale Market Services, EDF (award sponsors); Semih Oztreves, Director of Network Infrastructure; Ciaran Kelly, Associate Director Corporate Finance

Want to learn more? Contact us

Sign up

Get the latest insights on how energy and transport sectors are moving to net zero.

Peter Smith

Head of Product

Pete leads Zenobē’s growing team of Product specialists across all areas of the business. His team oversee our R&D as well as product development in both hardware and software.


He has been working in the European E-Mobility sector from over ten years, specialising in the design, build and delivery of software systems for EV Charging.