Tagged: renewable energy

Renewable Energy Now Powers Nearly 40% of Proof of Work Cryptocurrency Mining: Report

  Full-time equivalent employee growth in the blockchain and digital asset sector has slowed down following the 2017 cryptocurrency bull market, according to the findings of the 3rd Global Cryptoasset Benchmark Study by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance (released in September 2020 by the… Read More

Overfunding: Renewable Energy Solution Provider Antaco Quickly Secures £400,000 Funding Target Through Seedrs Campaign; Announces CHF 1,000,000 Grant from the Swiss Innovation Agency Innosuisse For Phosphorous Recovery Project

Renewable energy solution provider Antaco has successfully secured its initial 400,000 through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs, which recently launched and has so far attracted more than 300 investors. Founded in 2011, Antaco is on a mission to become the world leader in turning… Read More

Ocean Protocol Developers to Build Bridge between their Marketplace and Energy Web Decentralized Operating System

The developers of Ocean Protocol, which allows software engineers to build marketplaces and other apps to privately and securely publish, exchange, and consume data, will be creating a “bridge” between the Energy Web Decentralized Operating System (EW-DOS) and Ocean’s data marketplaces. As mentioned in a… Read More

Qatar Is Supporting Fintech Development with Sustainable Solar Energy Initiatives, Local Firms Using Blockchain to Streamline Operations

Qatar has been ranked or classified as a high-income economy by the World Bank. Although the Middle Eastern country only has a GDP of around $200 billion (a lot less compared to many trillion-dollar economies), it’s home to just over 2.7 million people so the… Read More

European Innovation Council Prize on Blockchains for Social Good Awards €5 million to Six Winners Focused on Financial Inclusion, Renewable Energy, Other Projects

The European Innovation Council (EIC) Prize on Blockchains for Social Good has reportedly awarded €5 million to six winners, who were chosen based on their potential to develop scalable, “deployable” and “high-impact” blockchain or distributed ledger tech (DLT) solutions for addressing societal challenges. As noted… Read More

Overfunding: Renewable Energy Platform Ripple Quickly Surpasses £250,000 Funding Target Through Latest Seedrs Round

Less than one year after raising £859,787 on Seedrs, UK-based renewable energy platform Ripple has returned to the equity crowdfunding platform and has already surpassed its initial £250,000 funding target. As previously reported, Ripple was founded in 2017 and its vision is to create a renewable… Read More

Overfunding: Energy Storage Company Gravitricity Quickly Raises More Than £500,000 Through Crowdcube Round

Gravitricity, a UK-based energy storage company, has successfully secured more than £500,000 through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Crowdcube. The company originally sought to raise £100,000 through the funding round, which has attracted more than 1,000 Crowdcube investors. Founded in 2011, Gravitricity states it is developing… Read More

Update: Hycube Set to Close Seedrs Round With Nearly €1.6 Million Raised

Germany-based renewable energy storage solution, Hycube, is set to close its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs with nearly €1.6 million raised from more than 1150 Seedrs investors. As previously reported, Hycube was notably created to build world-class energy storage systems by taking energy from solar… Read More

Update: Hycube’s Equity Crowdfunding Round Surpasses €1.2 Million in Funding on Seedrs

Hycube, a Germany-based renewable energy storage solution, has successfully secured more than €1.2 million in funding through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. The company launched the funding round earlier this month and quickly surpassed its €1 million funding target and has so far attracted… Read More

Australia-based Power Ledger, a Blockchain-enabled Energy Solutions Provider, Acquires 250 kW Photovoltaic System

Australia-headquartered Power Ledger, a blockchain-based energy solutions provider, has reportedly acquired a 250 kilowatt (kW) photovoltaic system that will use a distributed ledger technology (DLT)-powered data management and settlement platform. According to a press release, Power Ledger acquired the system from Perdaman Advanced Energy, an… Read More

Overfunding: German Renewable Energy Storage Solution Hycube Quickly Surpasses €1 Million Funding Target on Seedrs

Hycube, a Germany-based renewable energy storage solution, has successfully secured its initial €1 million equity crowdfunding target on Seedrs.  The company stated that it was created to build world-class energy storage systems  by taking energy from solar panels and storing it for later use in… Read More

Update: Renewable Energy Product Brand Deciwatt Is Set to Close Seedrs Round With More Than £500,000 in Funding

Deciwatt, a UK-based company that creates renewable energy products that allow users to make light and power, is set to close its equity crowdfunding round on Seedrs with more than £500,000 in funding. The funding round was launched earlier this summer with a mission to… Read More

Overfunding: Renewable Energy Product Brand Deciwatt Quickly Surpasses £400,000 Funding Target on Seedrs

Deciwatt, a UK-based company that creates renewable energy products that allow users to make light and power, has launched an equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs and has already passed its £400,000 funding target. The funding round has also attracted nearly 200 investors and is offering… Read More

Update: Renewable Energy Platform Ripple Secures £750,000 Funding Target on Seedrs

Ripple, a UK-based renewable energy platform, has successfully secured its initial £750,000 funding target on equity crowdfunding platform Seedrs. The funding round was launched last month and has so far attracted more than 880 investors. As previously reported, Ripple was founded in 2017 and its… Read More

Renewable Energy Platform Ripple Now Seeking £750,000 Through Seedrs Funding Round

Ripple, a UK-based renewable energy platform, is now seeking £750,000 through its equity crowdfunding campaign on Seedrs. Founded in 2017, Ripple reported that its vision is a renewable energy future owned by people, not companies. “People want to reduce their carbon footprint and they want… Read More

Blockchain Being Used to Power Renewable Energy Grid in Brooklyn

Correction: a previous version of this article stated that LO3’s blockchain technology was based on Ethereum. LO3 currently uses their own proprietary private blockchain technology. According to an article published by Politico last month, a pilot program was launched in a neighborhood of Brooklyn that… Read More

Renewable Energy Smalle Technologies Overfunding on Crowdcube Spain; Hours Remaining on Campaign

Smalle Technologies has developed the eForcis, an electricity generator especially designed for buoys that culls electricity from the ocean and sea waves. especially designed for buoys. eForcis aims to deliver constant and reliable energy supply leveraging simple electromagnetic principles, studied and tested under challenging marine conditions… Read More

Abundance’s First IFISA Offer Already at 82% of its Goal for Swindon Solar Project

Abundance Investment (formerly AbundanceGeneration) has been partnering with Swindon Chapel Farm Solar since early last month to offer individuals a way to invest in renewable energy.  The Innovative Finance ISA (IFISA) option also offers folks looking for an alternative savings account an option to earn higher… Read More

Energy Tech Firm Vagalume Energía Closes Successful Crowdcube Spain Funding Round

With the confidence of 43 private investors, the Spanish energy tech firm Vagalume Energy secured 228,620€ on Crowdcube with an average investment of 5,316€.  Grupo Innoven Inversiones, led by Raúl Guerrero Gómez, a business angel of RedInvest,  as well as other investments from other professionals from the energy sector endorsed… Read More

WITT Energy Captures £500,000 First Week on Crowdcube; Receives Gold Star Rating from Crowd Rating

Last week, WTT Energy launched a Crowdcube campaign to secure £750,000 for its patented fully scalable innovative energy harvesting system. During its first week on the equity crowdfunding platform, the UK tech company scored £500,000. The company, which is chaired by former Royal Navy Commander-in-Chief, Admiral Sir… Read More

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