APG and EWF test DER for Frequency Regulation
The Flex-Hub will use EWF’s blockchain platform to efficiently qualify and register DERs in a proof of concept phase starting next month.
US pilot will test blockchain for natural gas settlement
Digital asset management company Big Data Energy Services and infrastructure consultants Ardua Strategies will examine the benefits of using distributed ledger technology in the natural gas settlement process.
For a smart technology strategy: focus on the quick wins
In the latest Engerati advisory board podcast series, three leading experts on energy digitalisation give their views on the latest developments in disruptive technology for the energy industry and challenges that need to be overcome for a sustainable energy transition: Dr Maher Chebbo, chief innovation officer at GE, Frederic Godemel, senior vice president at Schneider and Layla Sawyer, business analyst at digital solutions association smartEn.
Energy Web Foundation tests new Decentralised Operating System
The non-profit blockchain alliance will test a system to integrate distributed energy resources with transmission system operator the Austrian Power Grid in a trial that will continue until next February.
Engerati mid-week newsround
Highlights from this week’s news on digitalisation and the energy transition.
Think Smartgrids: Find the nail, then choose the hammer
The French consortium’s data working group recommends how utilities should approach data analytics with digital solutions in a new white paper.
Engerati 2.0: Let’s get Digital
Welcome to the new look Engerati website!
LO3 Energy: community markets can help utilities retain customers
The Pando solution will allow producers to connect with customers in a new way.
Digital Revolution: how blockchain is lagging behind investors’ expectations
Despite the large levels of investment, here the question remains: when will we see scalable, commercial blockchain solutions that can drive real value in the utility industry?
Blockchain trading platforms seek their niche
Germany's Ponton is rolling out its blockchain infrastructure for innovative new flexibility markets.
Blockchain rollout slowed by uncertainty and lack of standardization
A new report by EPRI and Indigo Advisory says the technology needs to mature before it can become a viable tool for utilities.