E3S Web Conf.
Volume 154, 20206th International Conference – Renewable Energy Sources (ICoRES 2019)
|Number of page(s)||6|
|Section||Modern Technology in RES Sector|
|Published online||09 March 2020|
Application possibilities of blockchain technology in the energy sector
AGH University od Science and Technology, Krakow, Poland
* Corresponding author: firstname.lastname@example.org
Blockchain is a block chain technology that makes it possible to send and store information in a distributed way, creating a decentralized data register. The article presents the applications of blockchain technology in the field of power engineering, among others for use in the area of settlements on the electricity market. The work shows the possibilities of using and using block chains to describe the purchase and sale, generation and management of electricity. The work describes aspects of technology that allow partial or complete decentralization of the process. The article also shows how such transactions could be carried out automatically and without supervision - giving certainty of pre-established rules, rules and assumptions.
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