Community Update: March 2018

Power Ledger
Apr 3, 2018 · 4 min read

Here’s what the team has been up to in March.


Dear POWR Community,

Thanks for keeping us focused on the important work in front of us!

Since our last community update we have:

✪ Announced our first commercial deployment of the Power Ledger platform in Melbourne, Australia.

✪ Worked hard behind-the-scenes on the development of our Asset Germination Events, the framework of which will be released later this year.

✪ Continued to identify deployment opportunities in North America, alongside our partners Clean Energy Blockchain Network.

✪ Gave our first sneak-peak demo of the trading platform, which is being customised for our current project partners, including BCPG in Thailand and Nest Energy in Tasmania.

✪ Started the search for more software engineers to join the team due to the uprise in platform use.

✪ Continued our operations at Gen Y Homes and Sustainable Housing for Artists & Creatives (SHAC) at the White Gum Valley development in Fremantle.

✪ Met with our partners Tech Mahindra in India, BCPG in Thailand and Nest Energy in Tasmania to continue work on our joint projects, which are all underway.

We’re open to queries and feedback at any time, so if you have any questions about who we are or what we’re doing, please contact us via our official social platforms or chat with us on Telegram.

Cheers,
The Power Ledger team


First Commercial Deployment Of Power Ledger Platform In Melbourne, Australia

Power Ledger and energy solutions business Greenwood Solutions have today announced a partnership to bring renewable energy trading to Melbourne.

The site for deployment has been identified in Burwood and will be the first commercial deployment of Power Ledger’s P2P energy trading platform in Melbourne, Victoria.

The deployment will see Greenwood Solutions install solar across strata units using the Power Ledger platform to distribute solar energy efficiently behind the meter.

MORE INFO


Meagan & Lara Presenting At Event Horizon

From the 17th — 19th April, EventHorizon will bring together pioneers, experts and visionaries of both the energy and blockchain sectors in Berlin. This year Power Ledger’s Meagan Cojocar and Lara Zeidler will present in the start-up section.

The event serves the best interests of all sectors attending with deep dive sessions to broaden the horizon and start-up pitches to experience the latest breakthroughs.

MORE INFO & TICKETS


Dave Presenting At Energy Disruptors

In May, the world’s boldest energy trailblazers will collide in Calgary to redefine future energy, and Power Ledger’s Managing Director Dave Martin will be there to present on the main stage.

Industry thought leaders from every aspect of the energy value chain will unite for two full days, the Oil and Gas industry will join forces with the influencers at the forefront of energy transformation.

The aim is to cross industry and policy barriers, break restraints on thought and harness the powerful potential of human ingenuity and technology.

Other event speakers include Sir Richard Branson, Gianna Manes (President and CEO of ENMAX), Michael Liebreich (Founder and Guest Contributor Bloomberg New Energy Finance), Boris von Borrmann (CEO Mercedes-Benz Energy Americas) and more.

MORE INFO & TICKETS


March Community AMA On Facebook

Power Ledger Analyst Meagan Cojocar, Chief Technology Officer Marc Griffiths and Managing Director Dave Martin answered your project questions live in this month’s ‘Ask Me Anything’.

WATCH AMA


Jemma At The Australian Financial Review Summit

Watch Environment and Energy Minister Josh Frydenberg, TransGrid CEO Paul Italiano, EnergyAustralia Managing Director Catherine Tanna and Power Ledger’s Dr. Jemma Green on a panel at the Australian Financial Review’s Business Summit.

WATCH PANEL DISCUSSION


Power Ledger Featured In GTM Research’s ‘Blockchain In Energy’ Report

GTM Research’s ‘Blockchain in Energy’ independent research report included this graph summarising businesses which have the most projects deployed and planned in the space.


New Hampshire State Committee Session on Energy and Blockchain

James Eggleston from the Power Ledger team was invited by the Global Blockchain Business Council to testify at the New Hampshire State Committee Session on energy and blockchain.

While in the U.S. James also attended and presented at HYSTA’s Global Blockchain Summit in Silicon Valley.

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