ABB a pioneer technology leader in digital industries claims that  their inverters can help to efficiently manage energy in smart-grid environments, by utilizing smart contracts and blockchain technology to store verify and maintain peer-to-peer transactions on a public distributed ledger. Joined with Evolvere an Italian based electricity, installation and...
New York based LO3 Energy Inc., and Kyocera Corporation announced a joint project to test the feasibility and scalability of a blockchain-managed virtual power plant (VPP) utilizing a peer-to-peer distributed consensus network.  The test was initiated in Kyocera’s Yokohama Nakayama Office in Kangawa Prefecture, Japan, where a small VPP...