Blockchain, the missing link for reporting?

GreenBiz

A new blockchain project is connecting over 450 chambers of commerce around the world that want to address climate change. Blockchain Cleantech public-private partnerships Reporting

Volvo Uses Blockchain To Ensure Ethical EVs

CleanTechnica

Blockchain technology is (in the simplest way I can think of to describe it) a time-stamped series of transactions that are linked together, mathematically, to form a "chain."

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Sustaining Indigenous Forests With Blockchain Technology

CleanTechnica

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Domo, Covestro, BASF are testing blockchain for tracing plastics

GreenBiz

Circular Economy Blockchain plasticThe mission: create an open data-sharing application that chemicals and plastics producers can use to inform circular production processes.

Blockchain Is Important For The Development Of Society

CleanTechnica

DENA expert Philipp Richard certainly didn’t get rich from Bitcoin, but he does see potential in the blockchain — even for the energy sector. Interviews blockchain dena Philipp Richard

Power Ledger Brings P2P Blockchain Solar Power Trading To India

CleanTechnica

A New Delhi-based power distribution utility will implement India’s first-ever blockchain-based solar power trading. The project was made possible through Power Ledger’s blockchain platform.

Blockchain Is Decrypting Africa’s Future In Renewables

CleanTechnica

Fast-forward to 2019, and blockchain is opening a new energy chapter, driven by smart technologies. Clean Power Africa blockchain CryptocurrenciesJust a few years ago, the notion of a consumer-driven energy sector was unheard of, much less within the African context.

Power Ledger Expands Blockchain P2P Solar Trading To New Parts In India

CleanTechnica

Australia-based energy blockchain company Power Ledger has scored yet another pilot project in India to enable peer-to-peer solar power trading. Clean Power Rooftop Solar Solar Energy blockchain BSES Rajdhani Power Limited India India Solar Power Power Ledger Rooftop Solar Power uttar prades

How blockchain could help put the Paris Agreement on course, from the bottom up

GreenBiz

Blockchain Information Technology ReportingDigital technologies can make climate accounting faster, more transparent and more accessible to a wide set of stakeholders.

VMware’s Will Maushardt on applying blockchain to improve corporate sustainability strategies

GreenBiz

Will Maushardt, the global director of blockchain partners at VMware, explains that connectivity is more than just that. Blockchain Corporate Strategy Sidebar VERGE VERGE VERGE 19For many, VMware is synonymous with the virtualization of computer server resources.

VMWare's Pratima Rao Gluckman on using blockchain to rescue ocean-bound plastics

GreenBiz

Pratima Rao Gluckman shares how VMWare and Dell are working together to collect ocean-bound plastics and using blockchain to track packaging materials. Circular Economy Blockchain GreenBiz Studio ocean plastic plastic Plastic Waste Supply ChainAs companies continue to innovate technological solutions, there's always challenges. VMWare and Dell have had to figure out how to eliminate fraud and authenticate source materials.

Pratima Rao Gluckman on the promise of blockchain for accelerating circular solutions

GreenBiz

Pratima Rao Gluckman, Senior Engineering Leader at VMware, shares insights on where and how blockchain will enable and accelerate solutions to critical environmental and social challenges on the VERGE 19 main stage in Oakland, California. Blockchain Keynote Supply chain VERGE VERGE VERGE 19

Can blockchain play matchmaker in financing the U.N. Global Goals?

Impact Alpha

Rather than a lack of capital, what is missing is a robust and efficient mechanism for identifying and enabling projects,” argues blockchain software firm ConsenSys and the World Wildlife Federation. ImpactAlpha, October 1 – Trillions of dollars are needed each year to achieve the U.N.

Will technology be the game-changer for rising transparency in the fashion supply chain?

GreenBiz

Sponsored: Discussions on the benefit of blockchain in fashion supply chains have risen in recent years. Is blockchain technology the solution to opaqueness in the fashion industry? Blockchain Clothing Data Fashion Lenzing Sponsored Supply Chain Transparency

European Grid Operators Move to Scale Up Blockchain Platform for Batteries

GreenTechMedia

Three major European grid operators are rolling out a new blockchain platform to tap the growing penetration of small-scale distributed energy resources for grid balancing. The Equigy consortium, launched last month, believes blockchain is the key to unlocking such a system.

Report Report: Blockchain, forests, sustainability goals and more

GreenBiz

A round-up of recent reports on sustainable business and clean technology. Circular Economy Banking Energy & Climate Forestry Report Report

Indonesia’s BMT Bina issues “sharia compliant” bond on blockchain

Impact Alpha

Indonesian Islamic microfinance cooperative BMT Bina Ummah raised $50,000 (710 million rupiah) through a micro sukuk, or sharia-compliant bond, on a public blockchain on Blossom Finance’s “SmartSukuk” platform. ImpactAlpha, Oct.

NY Governor Cuomo Announces Launch of $2.5 Million Competition Seeking Israeli Companies to Collaborate on New Clean Energy Technologies

CleanTechnica

New York Power Authority–Israel Smart Energy Challenge Winners to Bring Solutions to Scale through Demonstration Projects with New York State's Public Utility.

Is blockchain an overhyped tool for Asia's energy transition?

Eco-Business

Blockchain already features in energy projects from South Africa to Singapore, but questions linger over its significance in the overall energy landscape.

New report forecasts blockchain-based EV charging and grid integration market

Charged

A new report from Guidehouse Insights provides forecasts for blockchain-enabled charging hardware deployment, electricity demand from blockchain-based platforms, and revenue from EV charging and integration applications through 2029. According to the report, the combined market for blockchain-based EV charging and grid integration is expected to exceed $1 billion by 2029 at a 77.9%

The need to digitize traceability is key to enabling circularity

GreenBiz

The jury is still out on blockchain, but without better process automation and better data, it will be difficult to scale product takeback. Circular Economy Blockchain Food & Agriculture Information Technology ocean plastic VERGE 19

Episode 185: Word games, cool planes , Nori's blockchain-driven carbon removal mission

GreenBiz

Plus, many of those food waste stats you've heard don't include what's discarded at the farm. Tune in to hear about both the problem, and potential solutions. Aviation Carbon Removal Climate Strategy Podcast Transportation & Mobility Food Waste GreenBiz 350 Podcast

The Blockchain Opportunity at the Heart of the Flexible Grid

GreenTechMedia

When blockchain arrived on the energy scene three years ago, much of the discussion went straight to disruption and disintermediation. With or without blockchain, the grid is changing. Blockchain thrives in systems with many intersections and many participants.

Blockchain set to transform quality assurance in the recycling market, suggests study

Envirotec Magazine

Blockchain technology will revolutionise the trade of recyclable materials by providing each part of the supply chain with vital data and assurance about the quality of secondary commodities, says The Recycling Association, following recent trials.

A Blockchain Crash Course: How It Can Enable the Clean, Smart Grid

Andrew Winston

This is my attempt at an "explainer" on blockchain, describing it as simply as I can, and exploring how it may help build the clean grid. Blockchain is everywhere — at least when you’re talking about media coverage. This is where blockchain may come in.

SunSpec Alliance forms Blockchain Work Group to advance system security

Solar Power World

The SunSpec Alliance and members Doosan Gridtech, Kitu Systems and Wivity announced the creation of the SunSpec Blockchain Work Group. Since DERs are expected… The post SunSpec Alliance forms Blockchain Work Group to advance system security appeared first on Solar Power World.

Blockchain, the missing link for reporting?

Business Green

A new blockchain project is connecting over 450 chambers of commerce around the world that want to address climate change

Blockchain At The United Nations Leading Solutions To The Global Crisis

Forbes Green Tech

UNGA 2019 is dominated by the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs) and how blockchain and related technologies can help expedite the achievement of the goals

Can forensics tech solve the mystery of supply chain traceability?

GreenBiz

Blockchain Information Technology Practical Magic Supply ChainA pilot coordinated by Fashion for Good and supported by C&A, Kering, PVH and Zalando provides clues for the future of sustainable fashion.

Energy Blockchain’s Most Obvious Use Case Is Not What You Think

GreenTechMedia

Blockchain finally seems to have found a here-and-now application in the power market — and it isn’t energy trading. Instead, a select group of blockchain companies is finding success with a focus on certificates of origin, helping demonstrate the provenance of renewable energy supplies. Blockchain offers a way of tracking energy production in a much more granular and timely way than is possible with traditional methods.

Green Jobs: Take a Look at the Top Energy Trends of 2020

U.S. Green Technology

Green Stories green blockchain Green Trends YaShekia King2020 Renewable Energy Industry Outlook There’s been a lot of talk about eco-friendly living and green jobs over the past several years, and it doesn’t seem to be coming to a halt anytime soon.

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EWF launches world’s first open source blockchain for the energy industry

Renewable Energy World

The Energy Web Foundation (EWF) this week announced that it has launched the world’s first public, open-source, enterprise-grade blockchain tailored to the energy sector: the Energy Web Chain (EW Chain). As a refresher, blockchain allows for peer-to-peer energy market transactions.

This AI-driven energy efficiency app in Madrid's metro has many fans

GreenBiz

Artificial Intelligence Blockchain Energy & Climate HVAC Information Technology Transportation & Mobility Energy EfficiencyThe software has helped Metro de Madrid reduce its energy costs by 25 percent so far.

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Blockchain, the missing link for reporting?

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Why scallop purveyor Raw Seafoods got hooked on blockchain

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Apps and blockchain help European supermarkets lure climate-conscious consumers

Eco-Business

Shoppers are increasingly aware of the environmental cost of farming, food waste and packaging

Secretary-General Says United Nations Must Embrace Blockchain

Forbes Green Tech

In a statement provided to Forbes by the office of the former prime minister of Portugal’s United Nations office, Guterres touted the technology first made popular by bitcoin as a crucial component of the organization with at $TK billion annual budget’s goals to building a more sustainable world

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How blockchain could help put the Paris Agreement on course, from the bottom up

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VMware’s Will Maushardt on applying blockchain to improve corporate sustainability strategies

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