28 November 2018
The Gibraltar Stock Exchange has been awarded a license for its subsidiary the Gibraltar Blockchain Exchange (GBX), making it the first fully regulated blockchain exchange to be owned by a...
19 November 2018
A gold-backed digital currency, Global Gold Cash, has added gold reserves with a total in-ground value of $120bn with the addition of a large gold mine in Africa. And with...
9 November 2018
A few months ago, Lloyd’s of London estimated the global cost of a “serious” cyber-attack at more than £92bn. Since then, that warning has been amplified by news reports of...
26 October 2018
US-based energy distribution company PJM Interconnection (PJM) is collaborating with the Energy Web Foundation (EWF) to create a digital ledger system using blockchain to track the production, delivery, and sale...
28 September 2018
Spanish renewable energy company Acciona Energía has become the first company to implement blockchain technology at two of its storage facilities in Spain.
25 July 2018
There is no doubt that cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin, Ethereum, Ripple and Litecoin will play a major role in the future of finance. However, in the UK this is an...
7 February 2018
Blockchain is playing an increasingly important role in industry, and the solar sector is keen to be part of that. We spoke to Hyperion Fund COO Noel Shannon at Blockchain...
20 November 2017
Blockchain technology – a distributed transaction database that maintains continuous records in the form of time-stamped and modification-resistant blocks – is emerging as a key enabler for the current wave...
23 August 2017
UK company Electron is aiming to use blockchain technology to solve a number of the power industry’s dilemmas as energy systems continue to digitise. But what can blockchain bring to...
11 April 2017
In Brooklyn, LO3 Energy has teamed up with Siemens to create a pilot microgrid using blockchain technology. Residents with solar panels can sell excess energy back to their neighbours, in...