A group of Japanese firms is planning a blockchain pilot that would allow rural consumers to trade renewable energy.
Chinese petrochemical giant Sinochem has successfully used blockchain technology to conduct a gasoline shipment to Singapore.
Australian blockchain startup Power Ledger will pilot a peer-to-peer solar energy trading platform alongside an Indian utility firm and a government agency.
The Tokyo Electric Power Company Holdings announced it had invested in blockchain startup Electron to develop an asset management platform.
European energy providers Enel and E.On tested a new blockchain-based trading platform earlier this month.