Blockchain crowdfunding for African solar PV installations
South Africa's the Sun Exchange has launched a blockchain crowdfunding platform to cut electricity prices for commercial and industrial customers.
US trials blockchain electronic wallet for electric vehicle charging
Startup Oxygen Initiative is introducing the Share&Charge EV charging payment platform developed in Germany into the US.
An open blockchain platform for the energy industry
US-Austrian initiative Energy Web Foundation aims to accelerate blockchain technology development in the energy sector.
What is the value of blockchain to the energy sector?
Blockchain is finding application in transactive energy and other energy sector use cases.
Wien Energie gets on the blockchain
Austria’s largest utility company, Wien Energie, has launched a pilot to test blockchain for gas trading.
Blockchain as market operator – route to community energy market model?
Quantoz Technology and Energy21 are developing a blockchain based local system operator for community energy markets.
Blockchain and energy suppliers – the solution to faster switching times?
A blockchain based meter registration platform could enable energy-supplier switching in near real-time
Australia – land of blockchain opportunity
Startups Power Ledger and LO3 Energy are developing transactive energy blockchain opportunities in Australia and New Zealand.
Developing the blockchain microgrid
Siemens is collaborating with LO3 Energy on the development of blockchain microgrids.
Utilities recognising blockchain opportunities
Utilities are beginning to take notice of the transformative potential of blockchain technology.