Press and Events

Papers

DeKo: An Electricity-Backed Currency Proposal

January 2011 – Founding Paper for the SolarCoin Foundation – Paper

Authors: Nick Gogerty (SolarCoin Foundation), Joseph Zitoli (SolarCoin Foundation)

SolarCoin Energy Model showing how the SolarCoin Blockchain uses only 7% of the BitCoin Blockchain’s energy to perform an equivalent transaction – Googledoc

Authors: Luke Johnson (Solcrypto), June 2015

 

A solar powered SolarCoin node that generates SolarCoin and simultaneously protects the transparent consensus ledger December 2015 – Paper

Founding principles of the ElectriCChain

Authors: Luke Johnson (ElectriCChain), Ahmed Isam (SolarCoin Foundation), Nick Gogerty (SolarCoin Foundation)

In the Press

The ElectriCChain and Affiliate Sites have been referred to in over 60 publications in over 24 countries:

A full list is available here

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  • fc
  • ct
  • bnc
  • cd
  • em

  • blockchain-news

  • la-tribune

  • destandaard

  • latelier

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  • econotimes

Where can you find us

Past events

Brussels, Belgium – I-Cleantech-Flanders/Elia – May 30th, 2016 :  i-cleantechvlaanderen.be

London, UK – Rainmaking Loft/StartupBootCamp – June 1, 2016 : chainofthings.com

Andorra – Inntec days of Innovation – 22-24 September 2016 : inntecandorra.com

Geneva, Switzerland – Blockchain Storm – September 30, 2016 : blockchainstorm.co

Zurich, Switzerland – NexusDrinkup – October 2, 2016 :  nexussquared.co

Milan, Italy – SolarPlazza Solar Asset Management – November 9-10, 2016 :  solarplaza.com

Marrakech, Morocco – UNFCCC, COP22 – November 14-17, 2016 : cop22.org

Barcelona, Spain – European Utility Week/SmartCities – November 15-17, 2016 : european-utility-week.com

Brussels, Belgium – CSW CrowdsourcingWeek Europe – November 24, 2016 :  crowdsourcingweek.com           –     Video available here

Bordeaux, France – Assises Européennes de la Transition Energétique – January 24, 2017 :  assises-energie.net      –     Video available here (ElectriCChain starts at min48)

Vienna, Austria – Event Horizon – February 14-15, 2017 :  eventhorizon2017.com          –    Video out soon

 

Upcoming events

London, UK – SmartIOT/UK-BigDataWorld – March 15-16, 2017 :  bigdataworld.com

Munich, Germany – Blockshow Europe – April 6, 2017 : cointelegraph.com

Brussels, Belgium – HackBelgium – May 4-6, 2017 : hackbelgium.be

Berlin, Germany – Blockchain Expo – June 2, 2017 : blockchain-expo.com/europe

London, UK – Blockchain360/Techxlr – June 14, 2017 : tmt.knect365.com