ABOUT

Jules Kortenhorst

Jules is a council member of the Energy Web Foundation. He is also CEO and Trustee of nonprofit cleantech think tank and EWF co-founder Rocky Mountain Institute. He is a recognized leader on global energy issues and climate change. His background spans business, government, entrepreneurial, and nonprofit leadership.

Prior to RMI, Jules was the founding CEO of the European Climate Foundation, the largest philanthropic organization dedicated to policy development and advocacy on climate change in Europe. Before launching ECF, he served as a member of the Dutch parliament for the Christian Democratic Party. He also worked for almost 10 years for Royal Dutch/Shell and began his career as an analyst at McKinsey & Co. Jules currently serves on the Energy Transition Commission, on the World Economic Forum’s Future Council on Energy, and on the Board of Stedin Holding NV.

Jules holds both an MBA from Harvard Business School and a masters in economics from Erasmus University, the Netherlands.

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

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Our #EWChain boasts high scalability, low transaction costs, and lean energy ... consumption, thanks to its permissioned Proof-of-Authority consensus.
#ProofofAuthority is catching on in several industries, according to @Cointelegraph.
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Calling all #EnergyWeb members! Are you signed up for our webinar, taking place ... Nov. 21 at 10:00 CET? Contact us to get signed up for "#Blockchain Privacy Preservation 101." A basic understanding of blockchain architectures is recommended to join this webinar.

Congratulations to #EnergyWeb member @Exelon on being recognized by @Forbes as ... one of the top corporate citizens doing right by America. Well deserved! #JUST100

#BlockchainNews - Last week, Power Ledger announced a partnership with Indian ... electricity distributor BSES Rajdhani Power to expand the trial of its #P2P energy trading platform in Delhi.
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That's a wrap! We had a great time at this year's #EUW19 in Paris. Thank you to ... all who stopped by to meet with us, hear us speak, and learn more about the #energyblockchain revolution.
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