28 Dec '17, 4pm

2017: Year in Review for #Blockchain & Energy

Indeed, for the energy sector blockchain technology could not have arrived at a better moment in time. Not only does it allow peer-to-peer trading, but it may also provide solutions to the increasing need for energy flexibility. This is a need that arises from an increase in decentralized energy production; an increasingly diffuse consumption pattern, with millions of new high-draw consumption points entering the system in the form of electric vehicles; and as a corollary to decentralization and decarbonisation, decreasing absorptive capacity in the energy system. A third application where blockchain’s immutability and traceability come in handy is for certificates of origin. With both regulation and increased awareness in society pushing for transparency of energy sources, blockchain may be able to provide this transparency, cut bureaucracy and allow for small scale certi...

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