The Newest Disruption in the Energy Sector: Crowd-funding of Solar Farms & Other Assets

After recently announcing Power Ledger’s partnership with Origin Energy, there has been a new influx of inquires and media about peer-to-peer energy trading across the network. As exciting as it is for Power Ledger, to be growing our Peer-to-Peer Application with several projects being announced this month alone, its important to highlight the other Applications Read more about The Newest Disruption in the Energy Sector: Crowd-funding of Solar Farms & Other Assets[…]

Australia’s Origin Energy to Trial Blockchain Power Trading

Australia’s Origin Energy to Trial Blockchain Power Trading One of Australia’s largest utility providers is working with blockchain startup Power Ledger to test a new energy trading platform. Origin Energy works in a number of energy fields, including power plant operation, natural gas processing and both commercial and domestic power delivery. As such, the project Read more about Australia’s Origin Energy to Trial Blockchain Power Trading[…]

Blockchain Energy Trading Startup Power Ledger Raises $17M in Cryptocurrency ‘ICO’

An “initial coin offering” on the Ethereum cryptocurrency network gives the startup virtual cash to push its peer-to-peer energy trading network. by Jeff St. John September 06, 2017 https://www.greentechmedia.com Power Ledger, an Australian startup that’s seeking to use blockchain technology to create a peer-to-peer renewable energy network, is in the midst of raising tens of Read more about Blockchain Energy Trading Startup Power Ledger Raises $17M in Cryptocurrency ‘ICO’[…]

Australia’s Digital Currency Opens Avenues for Renewables

Australia’s Digital Currency Opens Avenues for Renewables Trading Snapshot • Renewable energy currency allows for multiple parties to trade • Further offering in September By Murray Griffin An Australian company developed a digital currency designed for peer-to-peer trading among businesses and homeowners looking to sell surplus renewable energy. Power Ledger’s decentralized trading platform relies on Read more about Australia’s Digital Currency Opens Avenues for Renewables[…]

ASIA ROADSHOW

ASIA ROADSHOW –  Power Ledger – How blockchain technology is revolutionising energy APAC and… Description Power Ledger will be in Singapore to talk about their peer-to- peer blockchain energy trading platform, as a part of their Asia Roadshow. Sheree Ip, Power Ledger’s Blockchain Business Developer, and CEO David Martin will be there to answer questions Read more about ASIA ROADSHOW[…]

Power Ledger tops August Techboard Ranking!

Powerledger Powering up the August Techboard Ranking By Rafael Kimberley-Bowen Firstly, some stats and insights on startups and tech companies in September: In September we profiled 1,571 companies. Among other metrics, we captured 570 global news mentions of Australian companies, 149 milestones, 41 funding milestones, over 27,000 tweets and 10,000 Facebook posts and employee counts Read more about Power Ledger tops August Techboard Ranking![…]

Power Ledger Concludes Pre-Sale Token Offering

by Jason Lewis, in New York Power Ledger, a company based in Perth, Australia, has now concluded its sale of tokens for a peer-to-peer platform that will enable renewable energy trading among businesses and households. The company initially offered its “POWR” tokens on Sunday, August 27. As of August 30, more than ninety million tokens Read more about Power Ledger Concludes Pre-Sale Token Offering[…]

Power Ledger Introduces Decentralized Peer to Peer Energy Transfer Network

September 3rd, 2017 Perth-based Power Ledger is decentralizing energy ecosystem through blockchain. It offers a peer to peer energy trading platform for its customers to sell their surplus solar power to others without any intermediary. This blockchain based system tracks the generation and consumption of solar energy by all participants and validates trade settlement based Read more about Power Ledger Introduces Decentralized Peer to Peer Energy Transfer Network[…]

Power Ledger Initial Coin Offering Promotes Sustainable Energy

BY LEIGH CUEN ON 08/29/17 AT 2:26 PM Regulators worldwide are cracking down on initial coin offerings after a frenzied summer of tokenized fundraising amassed more than $1.2 billion. The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission clarified in July that some ICOs are subject to federal securities law, which means if fundraisers promise tokens will increase in value, they can’t be sold to the Read more about Power Ledger Initial Coin Offering Promotes Sustainable Energy[…]

Virtual Currency May Boost Australia’s Grassroots Solar Trade

August 28, 2017 By Jason Scott An Australian company is introducing its own version of bitcoin that will let homeowners and businesses sell excess energy generated from their rooftop solar panels to neighbors, without a middleman taking a cut. As of Monday, Perth-based Power Ledger had sold about 57 percent of the 100 million so-called Read more about Virtual Currency May Boost Australia’s Grassroots Solar Trade[…]

PowerLedger’s Bitcoin IPO powers towards $30m

Aug 31 2017 at 3:06 PM – by Ben Potter Perth energy trading platform PowerLedger has raised $17 million in the first two stages of its Australia-first virtual currency IPO and looks set to raise more than $30 million by the time its public offer closes. Demand has exceeded Powerledger’s initial expectations and the success of the “initial coin offering” or “ICO” shows there Read more about PowerLedger’s Bitcoin IPO powers towards $30m[…]