Pathways for Blockchain in Energy Sector

Greentechmedia.com, Stephen Lacey | Apr. 11, 2018

 

There are hundreds of potential blockchain applications in the electricity sector. Which ones will win out? This GTM podcast examines different pathways for the technology and answers the following questions:

  • Of all the scenarios for the future of blockchain in energy, which one is most likely?
  • Imagine a future in which blockchain doesn’t take off. What is the likely reason?
  • Are there any pilots or trends underway now that push us in any of these directions?

In the second half of the podcast, Kristen Brown, a business technology expert at Commonwealth Edison discusses how the utility sees blockchain technology influencing its operations.