The Technology That Will Make Global Solar Explode

According to the International Energy Agency’s 2017 report, renewables accounted for “almost two-thirds of net new power capacity around the world in 2016, with almost 165 gigawatts coming online.” Lower costs and policy support in places like China and India are driving record deployments. In fact, “solar PV additions rose faster than any other fuel, […]

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Microgrids for the Common Good

Blockchain-Enabled Microgrids for Utility Companies and Customers Providing electricity to an entire nation is a massive undertaking. Though the work is shared by hundreds and thousands of utility companies, increasing demands on deteriorating infrastructure inevitably test and exceed capacity limits during crucial moments. Most of us don’t often think about or appreciate the grid for […]

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Power2Peer: Investment With A Purpose
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Just 4 days remain to become an investor in cutting edge clean energy technology! Visit our StartEngine campaign now to learn more and join the green energy revolution! P2PConnect: Creating a Cleaner Grid through the Peer-to-Peer Marketplace With the introduction P2PConnect, an app-based peer-to-peer clean energy marketplace, Power2Peer is turning people on to a new […]

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Power2Peer: Building A Better World With Blockchain

Ushering in a new era of energy independence with decentralized microgrids With the buzz surrounding blockchain reaching fever pitch over the past twelve months, many are rushing to catch up. Industry leaders are spending millions studying the potential applications of distributed ledgers. In every sector, entrepreneurs are hoping to spearhead the next great blockchain-enabled concept. […]

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Trump Solar Tariffs Sacrifice More American Jobs

Efficiency becomes paramount as punitive policy takes effect The Trump administration’s recent sledgehammer approach to energy policy purports to be about protecting American jobs. Unfortunately, failing to situate this sentiment within any objective reality, many can only conclude that the policy is concerned less with American workers than with protecting the fossil fuel industry from […]

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Microgrids Keep Lights On After Storms, Offer Solution to Rampant Outages

Long neglected, grid now failing communities at critical moments The United States suffers more power outages than any developed nation in the world. As energy demands continue to grow, inadequate funding and fragmented policy have left grid infrastructure in a state of decline. According to a DOE study, the U.S. electric grid lost power 285% […]

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Blockchain Finds Problem to Solve: Energy Distribution

With the explosion of buzz surrounding blockchain ledger platforms such as Bitcoin and Ethereum, and the boom of blockchain ICOs over the past several years, there has been much discussion about the viable applications of cryptocurrency. Skeptics have described blockchain as an elegant solution in search of a problem. But as various sectors of industry […]

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Era of Energy Independence with Power2Peer
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With the introduction of blockchain-enabled adaptive solar microgrid networks, Power2Peer is turning people on to a new era of energy consumption. Decentralized solar microgrid networks mean that when the central utility grid goes down, power is still available. With blockchain peer-to-peer trading, individuals and communities will gain the independence to decide where their energy comes […]

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Technological Overview of Photonic Solar Conversion and Blockchain-Enabled Adaptive Solar Microgrid System
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Overview of Innovation: Most industry research to date has focused on improving the efficiency of silicon-based solar cells while reducing costs. Less attention has been paid to the possibility of conditioning the solar spectrum falling on the p-n junction which is the basis for electric power generation. With Photonic Solar Conversion (PSC) technology, the focus […]

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