January Newsletter

January Newsletter

2024 is already proving to be an exciting time for NXTGENbps! Read on to find out what we have been up to this month, and to stay in the loop, follow us on social media.

Upcoming Events

BSC Expo 2024

16 – 17 February, Stand Number 303

NXTGENbps is thrilled to announce its participation in the upcoming BSC Expo, taking place at Battersea Evolution, London, on February 15th (invite only VIP night) 16th-17th general entry, 2024. Partnering with BPS (Broadcast & Production Services), NXTGENbps is showcasing their innovative zero emissions, silent, and sustainable power solutions, as well as launching a brand-new product exclusively at the expo. Read more >

If you would like to meet us at the VIP night (15 February), please contact us to be added to the guestlist!

Latest News

NXTGENbps and Green Kit Form Hire Partnership to Promote Sustainable Production 

NXTGENbps, the provider of zero emission, silent, green battery generators, is proud to announce an exciting partnership with Green Kit Ltd, a London-based film lighting hire company specialising in energy efficient lights The NXTGENbps Meerkat and Goat batteries, along with the Goat expansion battery Billy Goat, are innovative portable and sustainable power solutions designed to replace traditional, noisy, and carbon-emitting diesel generators – and they are now available to hire with Green Kit Ltd. Read more >

NXTGENbps: The Definition Guide to… Batteries!

NXTGENbps, represented by Lesley Marr, Director of Sustainability, has contributed to the Definition Guide to… Batteries, delving into the latest battery technology advancements and their impact on filmmaking practices. The guide explores how recent innovations have led to smaller, more efficient batteries with enhanced energy density, presenting promising opportunities for reducing pollution and streamlining production processes. Read more >

Where to Hire & Buy

NXTGENbps is proud to collaborate with a network of esteemed partners who share our commitment to sustainable, cutting-edge power solutions. Our innovative portable power products, such as the NXTGENbps Meerkat and Goat batteries, alongside the Billy Goat expansion battery and more, are now available for hire or purchase through our network of trusted partners.

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Celebrating 21 Years of Excellence: BPS – Broadcast & Production Services

In 2024, BPS (Broadcast & Production Services) marks a significant milestone as it celebrates its 21st anniversary. The story of BPS traces its roots back to 2003 when Jono founded the company. Initially operating from a modest garden outbuilding, Jono’s vision for BPS was anchored in his extensive industry knowledge. Read more >

Product Highlights

NXTGENbps Fox

The NXTGENbps Fox portable battery is designed to provide portable electrical power up to a maximum of 1kW, with a 230V AC industrial output. The battery has its own carry handles and wheels for added portability. An LED indicator is provided to show the charge state of the battery when charging or discharging. Visit the product page here >

December Newsletter

December Newsletter

As we approach the end of 2023, we want to say Thank You for your support and being a part of the NXTGENbps journey. Wishing you the very best for this festive season.

Latest News

Plimsoll Productions saves half a tonne of CO2 with a 12% reduction on costs on Ainsley’s National Trust Cook Off with NXTGENbps
Plimsoll Productions saves half a tonne of CO2 with a 12% reduction on costs on Ainsley’s National Trust Cook Off with NXTGENbps.

NXTGENbps recently worked with ITV Studios production company Plimsoll Productions to enable it to utilise NXTGENbps Goat green batteries instead of diesel/petrol on its ITV series Ainsley’s National Trust Cook Off. Read more >

The Fuel Project Contributor - NXTGENbps

We are passionate about helping industry transition to #greenenergy and focus on more #sustainable products. That’s why we support The Fuel Project Phase II: The Supplier Fuel Study. This research is helping to determine the most reliable carbon footprint for London’s #AVsectorand develop a decarbonisation pathway for suppliers road transport and mobile power fleets.

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Latest Events

Albert Production Summit 2023

Director of Sustainability, Lesley Marr, represented NXTGENbps in the WeAreALBERT panel session titled “Searching for Solutions”. The discussion was centred around innovative approaches to eco-friendly solutions… Read more >

KitPlus London

Our presence at the KitPlus Show helped us make it clear that NXTGENbps is on a mission to help industries transition to cleaner energy, aiming to replace noisy and polluting diesel generators with their eco-friendly alternatives… Read more >

She Talks

In the run-up to IBC – International Broadcasting Convention 2023, Lesley discussed what sustainability means to BPS on ‘She Talks’, and the challenges of moving to greener working practices facing the broadcasters and film and TV equipment manufacturers… Read more >

Product Highlights

NXTGENbps Goat

A portable power solution with 5kW/4.8kWh capacity, expandable up to 139.2 kWh with the NXTGENbps Billy Goat 9.6kWh. Ideal for on-location lighting, video setups, and more. It boasts a Pure Sine inverter, compatibility with various power sources, and rapid charging via a Type 2 car charger, reaching 0-100% charge in under 2 hours at up to 20A. Its robust design, featuring a Cast Aluminium and Carbon Fibre casing, is suitable for all conditions (IP67). Visit the product page here >

Coming Up in 2024

The BSC Expo

We’re excited to be a part of Europe’s premier film and TV production event for 2024! It’s a fantastic opportunity to stay updated on industry trends and connect with peers. The event will take place on February 16th and 17th, 2024, at Battersea Evolution in London. We’ll be sharing more about our involvement soon, so stay tuned for updates!