ABOUT

Jon Creyts

Jon is a council member of the Energy Web Foundation. He is also a managing director at Rocky Mountain Institute (RMI), where he leads research and collaboration activities on disruptive technologies and is the founder and co-leader of RMI’s China Program. He works with and advises governments, companies, and other thought leaders on ways to create value and scale clean energy solutions globally.

Prior to RMI, Jon was a partner with McKinsey & Co. and a designer in both the aerospace and power industries, including a stint at Lockheed Martin’s Skunk Works.

Jon received a Ph.D. in mechanical engineering from the University of California, Berkeley, and has published extensively on the economics of low-carbon strategies.

The Energy Web is an open-source, scalable blockchain platform specifically designed for the energy sector’s regulatory, operational, and market needs.

Latest Tweets

EWF's @DougJMillerJr is passionate about #energyblockchain because he believes ... it can help capture the full economic value of introducing millions of new #DERs to our electric grids during the #energytransition. Get to know him in our Q&A.
https://medium.com/energy-web-insights/four-questions-with-doug-miller-d25511b151fb

It appears this idea may be catching on! - "A British initiative is looking to ... dismiss the argument that #renewables could topple the grid — by using #distributedenergyresources for a black start."
@greentechmedia
https://www.greentechmedia.com/articles/read/u-k-looks-into-whether-renewables-could-re-start-the-grid

If you want to learn more about the tech powering our recently announced proof ... of concept with Austrian Power Grid, take a look at last month's whitepaper on #EWDOS. We've developed a stack of both software & standards that makes #DER integration simple.
https://www.energyweb.org/2019/12/11/energy-web-foundation-announces-new-technology-roadmap-focused-on-decentralized-operating-system-to-accelerate-the-energy-transition/

Austrian Power Grid AG and @energywebx's #blockchain PoC for the energy sector ... could prove to be "one of the most valuable use cases of distributed ledger technology (#DLT) in the energy sector." https://hubs.ly/H0mH0p40

“We believe that a decentralized approach, combining both cutting-edge tech ... such as #blockchain and proven legacy IT systems for grid operation, is the future of power grids around the world." More on our proof of concept with APG from @LedgerInsights:
https://www.ledgerinsights.com/energy-blockchain-austrian-power-grid-electricity-transmission-network-ewf/

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