Power Ledger to launch on EcoChain

When PowerLedger launches later this month it will be the first application to store its energy readings on Ecochain, the world’s first low energy, eco-friendly blockchain. Powered mainly by solar energy, Ecochain uses the latest Proof-of-stake mining which by design uses a fraction of the energy consumed by other proof-of-work blockchains. With a fast block-time Read more about Power Ledger to launch on EcoChain[…]

Startup Ranking #24

 For the period ending 17 August 2016 – Techboard.com.au Fintech and cleantech are the most trending sectors this fortnight, with six of Techboard’s top eight companies represented (Power Ledger, Activistic, Enerji, iSignthis, Ledger Assets and Anaeco). Appearing in the ranking for the first time this fortnight, and taking top spot, is Power Ledger. The company provides Read more about Startup Ranking #24[…]

6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning

15-August-2016 6. Here’s how Elon Musk and Blockchain can revolutionise consumer energy consumption. I strongly believe Tesla’s Powerwall batteries are going to revolutionise energy production and consumption when the price is low enough that we can all get them in our homes and the solar cells on our roofs. I figure we’ll create our own Read more about 6 things Australian traders will be talking about this morning[…]

The graph that should send shivers down the spine of distribution network MD’s

This is AEMO(WA)’s view of the impact of increased PV and Battery uptake on the SWIS.  Additional displaced network energy represents 8% – 16% of energy currently served to small business and residential customers (RT1 – RT4 tariffs).  This group accounts for $1,104 million of network revenue for 2016/17 (out of a total of $1,520 Read more about The graph that should send shivers down the spine of distribution network MD’s[…]

Perth Company to put power in the pockets of electricity consumers

People in Perth and the south west may soon have the power to buy, sell or swap excess solar energy with anyone connected to the Western Power network, if trials commencing today prove successful for Perth company Power Ledger. “We’re all electricity consumers, and many of us are now electricity producers with roof-top solar panels,” Read more about Perth Company to put power in the pockets of electricity consumers[…]