Tag: Solar Energy

Indian Province Trials Blockchain for P2P Solar Energy Trading

Real-world use cases for blockchain technology can be found all over the world. In India, the state of Uttar Pradesh will allow for blockchain-based solar energy trading.  India can become a crucial region regarding the development of blockchain technology. Peer-to-peer Trading of Solar Energy One of the country’s newest ventures focuses on the trade of solar energy. Two state-owned solar energy companies in the state of Uttar Pradesh will begin …
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Researchers Explore Viability of Growing Crops Underneath Solar Panels

A new biotechnological revolution dawns upon society. Harvesting crops may be about so much more than just doing that in the near future. A new study shows it is, in theory, possible to harvest sunshine with regular crops. This will allow farmers to make full use of scarce land and result in additional income. A very interesting approach, albeit the feasibility of this venture has yet to be determined. Agrovoltaics …
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Australia Will Become Home to a 20 MW Bitcoin Mining Operation Powered by Solar Energy

Cryptocurrency mining is an industry which attracts a lot of attention all over the world. Combining such efforts with renewable energy will often result in a profitable business. If things go according to plan, Hadouken Pty Ltd will set up a 20 MW solar farm to mine cryptocurrencies in Australia. It is a positive development for the cryptocurrency industry, as it shows that major firms are continuing to pay attention …
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China Inches Closer to Bringing Its Massive Floating Solar Farm Online

Solar energy is of great interest to both corporations and consumers around the world. China is one nation where solar energy can make a very big impact over the coming years. China Three Gorges Corp. is now building the world’s biggest floating solar power plant. With a price tag of US$151 million, the expectations for this project are pretty high. China’s Floating Solar Plant is Coming It is not the first time …
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