Energy

Blockchain-Based Energy Trading Firm to Optimize Solar Energy Distribution in Austria

Blockchain-based energy trading firm Power Ledger will roll out its peer-to-peer (P2P) network in Graz, the second-largest city...

Bitcoin Generates More Carbon Emissions Than Some Countries, Study Warns

The carbon emissions generated by bitcoin (BTC) are comparable to the whole of Kansas City, and even a small country, according...

Over 74% of Bitcoin Mining is Powered by Renewable Energy

Cryptocurrency investment products and research firm CoinShares estimates that 74.1% of bitcoin (BTC) mining is powered by rene...

Top South Korean Utility to Co-Develop Blockchain System for Renewable Energy Certificates

South Korea’s largest power provider has signed a contract with two domestic power suppliers to establish a blockchain-powered ...

Honda And GM to Research Smart Grid, Electric Car Interoperability With Blockchain Tech

Major automobile manufacturers Honda and General Motors (GM) are jointly conducting research on electric vehicle and smart grid...

ABB Launches Blockchain Pilot for Solar Energy Sector

International electrical engineering company ABB has rolled out a blockchain pilot to explore how the technology could promote ...

Blockchain Firm Raises $6 Mln From Major Energy Companies, Saudi Aramco Subsidiary

American blockchain startup Data Gumbo Corp. has raised $6 million from major energy companies, including the venture wing of S...

Winklevoss Capital Invests in Firm Using Natural Gas to Fuel Crypto Mining Data Centers

The Winklevoss twins’ family office, Winklevoss Capital, has participated in a $4.5 million seed financing round for flare miti...

Canadian Regulator Introduces New Rules for Crypto Mining

Régie de l’énergie, the energy regulator of the Canadian province of Quebec, has released new rules for cryptocurrency miners. ...

US Department of Energy Progresses With Blockchain Power Plant Security Research

A blockchain project sponsored by the United States government aiming to bolster power plant security has entered its second ph...
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