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When it Comes to Throughput, Transactions Per Second is the Wrong Blockchain Metric

By Kai Krämer and Sam Hartnett   “Blockchains don’t scale.”   It’s a common refrain among those skeptical that blockchain could ever play a meaningful…

Engie, Microsoft, SP Group, DBS Bank, TWL, E.ON, and Sonnen Test the First Version of EW Origin Blockchain App

By Doug Miller & Jens Griesing, Energy Web Foundation   We have entered the beginning of a new era for the world’s renewable energy and…

Energy Web Foundation Unveils Major Blockchain Milestones at Event Horizon

Zug, Switzerland, April 17, 2018 - Today during Event Horizon 2018 in Berlin, the Energy Web Foundation (EWF) announced several major milestones accelerating blockchain technology…

Thanks to Blockchain, Change is on the Horizon for Renewable Energy & Carbon Markets

5 WAYS BLOCKCHAIN IS POISED TO “UPGRADE” EXISTING SYSTEMS AND OPEN ACCESS TO RENEWABLE ENERGY ACROSS THE GLOBE   Renewable energy and carbon market industry…

EventHorizon 2018 is Approaching: What to Expect

Next month will bring EventHorizon 2018, the second annual global summit on blockchain technology in the energy sector. Last year, more than 550 experts, innovators, and…

Belgium's Transmission System Operator Eyes Blockchain for Demand Response

In June 2017 – as Europe faced forecasts of (yet another) summer of record-breaking heat waves – the continent’s grid operators were busy planning how to keep…

Energy Web Foundation Adds 12 Major Global Energy Companies as Affiliates, Raises $14 Million in Ongoing Second Funding Round

12 major global energy and blockchain companies alongside 15 additional strategic partners have joined the Energy Web Foundation (EWF) as affiliates since the start of…
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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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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