Energy Web Foundation

Energy Web Foundation (2017 Zug CH; 23 staff; 58 affiliated organisations; https://energyweb.org)

This non-profit that focuses “on accelerating blockchain technology across the energy sector.” Their goal is to unleash blockchain’s potential for a decentralized, democratized, decarbonized, and resilient energy system. It “has the potential to reduce transaction costs in the energy sector, enable active participation of a larger number of market participants (consumers and devices) and, as a consequence, accelerate the transition towards a cleaner, more resilient, and more cost effective system.” The foundation represents a community of 58 stakeholders from the energy and blockchain sector.

They host regular events all around the world (mostly US and Europe).

Publications:

  • Very active blog and news section as well as a monthly newsletter
  • Papers on blockchain technology in the energy sector

Leadership: Hervé Touati (CEO)

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