E-regio joins the Energy Web ecosystem as a member and validator
Zug, Switzerland — 8 March 2022 — Today, Energy Web announced that e-regio, an energy utility from North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany, has joined as Energy Web’s newest member and Validator of the Energy Web Chain.
‘As we strive to rebuild the way we produce, trade and use energy in our region on a zero-carbon basis, we are excited to collaborate with leading energy companies in this field on a global scale. In this context, we are proud to join the Energy Web ecosystem, the world’s largest and most respected energy blockchain network‘ said Stefan Dott, CEO of e-regio.
‘’Utilities like e-regio are the key actors in the Energy Web ecosystem. The more of them we have on board the Energy Web technology stack and in our community, the faster we can move in our mission to digitize the grid in support of widespread decarbonization,” added Jesse Morris, CEO of Energy Web.
e-regio is a regionally operating energy utility based in Euskirchen and Kall, North Rhine-Westphalia, Germany. The company is a key driver of the ‘Energiewende’ in the region and supplies residential and commercial customers with renewable electricity from its own PV and wind farms. e-regio also promotes the use of electromobility and carbon-neutral sustainable heat in the region. As a grid operator, digitalizing its distribution grids and making them smarter is another key factor for e-regio. With individual supply concepts, the company empowers people and businesses in the region to make the next step towards a carbon-neutral energy supply. Moreover, e-regio is currently involved in projects to build regional markets for the trading of power.
Energy Web is a global, member-driven non-profit accelerating the low-carbon, customer-centric energy transition by unleashing the potential of open-source, digital technologies. Our Energy Web Decentralized Operating System (EW-DOS) enables any energy asset, owned by any customer, to participate in any energy market. The Energy Web Chain — the world’s first enterprise-grade, public blockchain tailored to the energy sector — anchors the EW-DOS tech stack. The Energy Web ecosystem comprises leading utilities, grid operators, renewable energy developers, corporate energy buyers, IoT / telecom leaders, and others.