Chinese petrochemical giant Sinochem has successfully used blockchain technology to conduct a gasoline shipment to Singapore.
Cryptocurrency mining is perfectly legal in Europe and only subject to standard electricity rules, according to an EU commissioner.
Wien Energie intends to pilot blockchain products in a sustainably designed Viennese urban district this year.
BlockCypher and a U.S. Energy Department lab are developing solutions allowing energy transactions to be settled across blockchains.
After decades at a white-shoe law firm, Russell Bruemmer is now advising blockchain startup Applied Philosophy Labs on token sales and governance.
Cheap and abundant electricity, cold weather and a stable political climate are making the Canadian province attractive to bitcoin mining operators.
Long-term, the incentives bitcoin creates may drive efficiency and green energy solutions in the crypto world and even spur them in the wider economy.
The chief economist for Dutch banking giant ING believes bitcoin will likely wind up as a niche financial product, according to a new report.
The Australian government has announced that it will provide over AU$8 million in grants for a blockchain-powered smart utilities project.
A research lab within the U.S. Department of Energy has revealed it is exploring the application of blockchain in next-generation power grids.