November
The energy resilience revolution…

The development of blockchain energy microgrids not only empowers consumers it also enables them to stay powered when a storm strikes. Snowstorms, hurricanes, tornadoes, floods. Every year it seems a new “biggest”, “worst” or “wildest” disaster strikes somewhere, leaving large areas and millions of residents without power for weeks or months. But with the rapid rise in distributed energy generation, it doesn’t have to be that way anymore. The increase in a variety of feasible energy generation methods means smaller, more localized power production is now possible and the ability

November
People, formerly known as ratepayers

Over the past two years, Brooklyn Microgrid (BMG) integrated emergent technologies and solutions such as Blockchain and applied them to energy and community solar initiatives. One of the driving forces behind BMG was always to give people control over the type of energy they want to support. For an energy revolution to take place, people need a 21st-century tool that will allow them easily to choose their energy preferences. When we ask ourselves, what are some real-world actions individuals can take to revolutionize the way a community thinks about, produces,

November
US start-up LO3 Energy begins two German projects

  Germany Set for Microgrid Renewables Future US start-up LO3 Energy begins two German projects NEW YORK – November 1, 2017 – LO3 Energy, an energy-tech company set to disrupt energy grids across the globe, is activating German neighborhoods with a new approach to the way renewable energy is bought and sold by testing the German market with two local partners, (1) Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) in cooperation with local energy provider, EnergieSudwest, and (2) Allgauer Uberlandwerk, in an effort to run ahead of a planned nationwide roll-out of