BP and 100% renewable vitality provider Pure Planet introduced on May 5 a partnership to launch a brand new digital vitality service that may help households, EV drivers and vitality customers within the UK.
According to BP, the brand new digital service brings smarter management of renewable home vitality, electrical automobiles, batteries, good heating and solar energy, in addition to carbon-offsetting choices, onto one easy-to-use shopper platform. It will probably be launched solely on Pure Planet’s award-winning app and web site subsequent month, BP stated in a press launch.
The low-carbon expertise platform is meant to assist folks merely and extra effectively handle all of their diversified vitality utilization – at home and on the street. The digital companies will probably be obtainable to each Pure Planet Member and will probably be embedded into their app and on-line vitality accounts, BP stated.
Initial BP-powered options for Pure Planet Members embody personalised insights into vitality consumption at home and on the move, an estimate of how many CO2 emissions members are saving with Pure Planet, EV drivers will see real-time information on their vitality utilization, automotive battery standing and value per mile, and talent to hyperlink any automotive (petrol & diesel) to the app to see and estimate of how a lot CO2 it emits and evaluate it with an electrical car
Recommendations for different sustainable options to assist them save much more, reminiscent of good thermostats and EV home charging factors.
“Industry, business and individuals all have a part to play in achieving a net zero future. Equipping energy users with knowledge and understanding can help them better manage their energy and make more sustainable choices. We are delighted to partner with Pure Planet to develop this smart tech which can help inform smarter energy decisions,” BP Senior Vice President for Zero Carbon Energy Felipe Arbelaez stated.
Pure Planet co-founder and CEO Andrew Ralston stated future vitality companies are extra dynamic, private and digital. “And they must be low carbon. This new service helps people manage their energy better by giving them all the information they need to reduce their emissions,” he stated. “By deepening our relationship with bp, we’re creating Pure Planet 2.0. We’re building on our low carbon and green contribution to society by offering exciting new tech services and low carbon insights and are looking forward to sharing these with a wider audience,” Ralston added.
The move unites the award-winning digital renewables retail experience of Pure Planet with the e-mobility focus and scale of bp. Pure Planet, which launched in 2017, is Britain’s first vitality provider to supply each 100% renewable electrical energy and 100% carbon offset gasoline as customary throughout all tariffs.
Pure Planet, not too long ago named as a Which? beneficial vitality supplier for the second yr operating, can be one of many Sunday Times’ Top 100 Small Companies to work for and the one impartial vitality provider to be a signatory to the UN’s Global Compact, supporting the Sustainable Development Goals.
BP is a shareholder in Pure Planet. This unique UK partnership builds on the present relationship between the 2 corporations.