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New York Utilities: We Believe Blockchain Is ‘Transformative’

New York Utilities: We Believe Blockchain Is ‘Transformative’ Avangrid, Con Edison, National Grid, the New York Power Authority and Indigo Advisory Group describe the many attractive use cases for blockchain. The potential of blockchain in the energy industry could be transformative. Over the past two years, we have seen a host of energy companies engage … Continue reading New York Utilities: We Believe Blockchain Is ‘Transformative’

No Industry Immune To Blockchain Technology, Not Even The Electricity World

No Industry Immune To Blockchain Technology, Not Even The Electricity World The electricity world may soon be altered in unimaginable ways. Change will come in small increments thanks to so-called blockchain technologies — the ability to conduct “peer-to-peer” transactions and to eliminate the middlemen, or the ones who scoop up a notable percentage of the … Continue reading No Industry Immune To Blockchain Technology, Not Even The Electricity World

In #Illinois, blockchain startups seek to work with utilities on grid software

In Illinois, blockchain startups seek to work with utilities on grid software Blockchain startups say utilities and regulators in Illinois have been more open to working with them than in other states. Revolutionary rhetoric around blockchain’s potential to make traditional utilities obsolete has fostered tense relationships in the energy world. Startup companies boasting about wanting … Continue reading In #Illinois, blockchain startups seek to work with utilities on grid software

Three Ways Blockchain Could Kill the Old-School Utility Model

Three Ways Blockchain Could Kill the Old-School Utility Model Blockchain’s ability to quickly and cheaply manage billions of data points may enhance the expected $9 trillion in zero-carbon energy investments over the next 22 years. If utilities think rooftop solar panels and batteries are bad for business, blockchain should scare the bejeezus out of them. … Continue reading Three Ways Blockchain Could Kill the Old-School Utility Model

Could blockchain – based apps help advance clean energy?

Could blockchain-based apps help advance clean energy? While sometimes dismissed as a solution in search of a problem, blockchain-based applications are being pursued by companies in the Northeast and Texas, among other places, as a possible way to streamline clean energy transactions. Blockchain – the digital code that is used to create cryptocurrencies such as … Continue reading Could blockchain – based apps help advance clean energy?