Article: Cofounder of blockchain-based solar power company explains what the technology means to the future of energy

Blockchain, Innovation, Software
Jemma Green

Cofounder of blockchain-based solar power company explains what the technology means to the future of energy

Power Ledger, an Australia-based startup, is combining two innovative technologies – blockchain and solar power – to transform global energy markets and ultimately power the world through renewables. The company’s blockchain-enabled technology promotes peer-to-peer (P2P) solar energy trading, allowing consumers to sell their excess electricity to other residential and commercial users. The software is currently in use in a number of countries including Japan, India, the US, and Australia.

Insider spoke with cofounder and chairman Dr. Jemma Green to understand more about how Power Ledger works and its hopes for a decentralized and democratized energy future.

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Article: Blockchain-based renewable energy marketplaces gain traction in 2021

Blockchain, Crypto

Blockchain-based renewable energy marketplaces gain traction in 2021Blockchain-based renewable energy marketplaces gain traction in 2021

Increased global attention on climate and energy production-related issues suggests that this niche slice of the crypto sector is ripe for further gains.

Projects utilizing blockchain technology to optimize global energy marketplaces are well-positioned to increase their market share as distributed ledger technology goes mainstream.

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