Scene Connect is a social enterprise that operates in the Local Energy and Energy Access sectors in the UK, sub-Saharan Africa and South Asia. Scene is a consultancy and R&D business meaning it has unique market insight as both practitioners and researchers. 

Scene develops products that can monitor and control off-grid and national grid connected renewable energy assets for solar-home system providers, minigrid developers, national utilities and electricity network operators. Scene develop products in-house before commercialising the IP through specific commercialisation vehicles. Scene has taken three products to market through this model. It currently has two products in the R&D phase 1) a minigrid controller and 2) virtual power plan (VPP) software platform. Both control renewable energy assets to ensure grid stability and enable new business models on minigrids and national grids, respectively.

Our consultancy specialises in supporting the development of local energy economies by utilising a range of low-carbon technologies, along with latest thinking in social and business innovation.

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Type of organisation

  • Renewable Energy Solution Provider
  • Small or Medium Enterprise
  • Technology Provider

Rural electrification expertise

  • Consultancy
  • Product Sales
  • Project Developer
  • Project Management
  • Service Provider
  • Technology Provider

Off-grid system used

  • Micro/Mini-grid
  • Stand-alone

RE-technology used

  • Battery / Energy Storage
  • Inverters / Power Components
  • Solar PV

Based in

United Kingdom


David Jones
Commercial Manager