Energy

Blockchain Underpinning Much of Germany’s Renewable Energy Evolution

With Germany aiming to decommission all nuclear power generation in the country by 2022 and all coal-fired stations by 2038, my...

Vodafone to Connect ‘Billions’ of Energy Producing Devices Using Blockchain

Global telecommunications giant Vodafone has partnered with blockchain startup Energy Web (EWT) to connect “billions” of ...

Power Ledger Brings Peer-to-Peer Renewable Energy Trading to Thailand

Australian firm Power Ledger announced a partnership with Thai Digital Energy Development (TDED) on May 25 to create a blockcha...

Austrian Government-Backed Project Will Use Blockchain to Find Waste Heat Spots

An Austrian project is set to use blockchain to help find waste heat hotspots in the cities of Vienna and Graz.  Launched by th...
May 12, 2020
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Eco-Friendly Crypto Mining Is the Future as Green Solutions Gain Steam

Over the last decade, cryptocurrency mining has been given a bad rap for the sheer amount of electricity required to power the ...
April 28, 2020
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Power Ledger Rolls Out Blockchain-Based Solar Energy Trading in Western Australia

As the benchmark oil futures contract in the United States fell into negative territory this week for the first time in history...

Bitcoin Will Follow Ethereum And Move to Proof-of-Stake, Says Bitcoin Suisse Founder

Niklas Nikolajsen, the founder of Swiss crypto broker Bitcoin Suisse, predicts that Bitcoin (BTC) will move to Proof-of-Stake (...

Talking Digital Future: Smart Cities

My journey into smart cities and their future development was a really big surprise, as the way I arrived there was not somethi...

150-Year-Old Chinese Gas Company Ramps Up Blockchain Adoption

Chinese energy company, Shanghai Gas, announced an expansion of its blockchain efforts following a successful trial partnership...
April 4, 2020
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Ontario Conservation Authorities Test Blockchain for Green Energy on Smart Grids

Canadian conservation authorities and technology firm Insolar are conducting a test-bed blockchain project for renewable energy...