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Fujitsu Claims 40% Efficiency Boost for Blockchain Electricity Exchange

| Yogita Khatri

Japanese IT giant Fujitsu has developed a blockchain-based exchange system that it says produces a more stable energy supply at peak periods.

US Department of Energy to Fund Blockchain Research Projects

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. Department of Energy is offering funding of up to $4.8 million for fossil energy research, including blockchain applications.

Blockchain Oil Trading Platform Backed by Shell and BP Is Now Live

| Yogita Khatri

A blockchain platform built by a group of major firms to bring new efficiencies to energy commodities trading has gone live.

Shell, BP Back Blockchain Platform to Modernize Commodities Trading

| Yogita Khatri

Oil giants Shell and BP are among a group of firms planning to launch a blockchain platform to automate post-trade processes in the energy industry.

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Ethereum Energy Project Now Powers 700 Households in 10 Cities

| Alyssa Hertig

Little-known ethereum project Lition is live and quietly helping German citizens hunt down cheaper energy options.

Singapore Power Unveils Blockchain Market for Renewable Energy Trading

| Yogita Khatri

Singapore's energy utilities provider has launched a blockchain-powered marketplace for trading renewable energy certificates.

Nevada’s Utilities Agency Eyes Blockchain for Energy Credit System

| Yogita Khatri

The Public Utilities Commission of Nevada is looking to implement blockchain for its energy credit tracking system.

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Energy Giant Engie Backs ‘Blockchain Studio’ With $2.3 Million Funding

| Anna Baydakova

French energy firm Engie announced Friday that it will help commercial customers build blockchain platforms with its new "Blockchain Studio" spinoff.

US Senate to Examine Energy Efficiency of Blockchain

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. Senate will host a hearing on blockchain's energy use and whether the tech can be used to protect infrastructure next week.

US Government Backs Decentralized Energy Grid With $1 Million Grant

| Wolfie Zhao

A blockchain-focused solar power startup based in Colorado has received a grant of nearly $1 million from the U.S. Department of Energy.