Introduction

  • On 14 April, 2021 Grid Singularity were welcomed into the smartEn membership.
  • Grid Singularity is an awarded, open source energy technology startup placing the individual and the environment at the centre of the energy market by developing the energy exchange engine D3A and Co-Founding the Energy Web Foundation.
  • Grid Singularity simulates and operates interconnected grid-aware energy marketplaces, facilitating market participation by connecting aggregators and grid operators through an application interface.

A Brief Overview on Grid Singularity’s D3A

  • The D3A is a decentralised energy exchange developed by Grid Singularity to enable a decarbonized, decentralised, democratised and digitised energy system.
  • D3A stands for Decentralised Autonomous Area Agent.
  • In its…


Introduction

  • I decided to compile some information on what Energy Web have achieved/announced so far in 2021.
  • There is no stopping this company, with each new development they go from strength to strength.
  • One can only imagine what announcements will become public in the 2nd half of 2021, personally I am very excited for the future and so thankful to be part of such a great community.

1, April, 2021 (CarbonSwap)

  • In April, 2021 we seen the launch of CarbonSwap, a low-cost, sustainable DeFi & NFT ecosystem native on the Energy Web Chain.
  • CarbonSwap is a family of interconnected green, sustainability-focused…


Introduction

  • This session was part of an event called Illuminate /21.
  • I thought this information may help the community understand the process and how complex the technology is with regards to parachains.
  • Once again for those that do not want to give out some personal information to access the session I have written an overview below.

For Those That Would Like To Watch The Presentation It Can Be Found At The Link Below (Technical Demo V1:Parachain Staking)

The Speakers


Introduction

  • The following is a guide on how to store your SUSU on your ledger that you have acquired from the Carbonswap DEX.
  • You can ofcourse just store them in MetaMask without using your ledger but for added security I would suggest everyone use their ledger if they have one.

1, You need to connect via remote RPC & MetaMask so you are on the Energy Web Chain

  • Note once you have followed the steps below for MetaMask the actual address within MetaMask will be the same whether you are on the ETH network or the EW network, you can just…


What Is Moonbeam?

  • The Moonbeam protocol is built and powered by PureStake.
  • PureStake is focused on providing the highest quality infrastructure and services for public blockchain networks.
  • Moonbeam is a developer-oriented blockchain that strives to provide compatibility with the existing Ethereum developer toolchain and network.
  • It does this by providing a full EVM implementation, a Web3-compatible API and bridges that connect Moonbeam to existing Ethereum networks.
  • This allows developers to deploy existing Solidity smart contracts and DApp frontends to Moonbeam with minimal changes.
  • Moonbeam will also be a parachain on the Polkadot network. That means that it will get shared security from the…


1, Where can I buy KILT?

  • The KILT Coin is not yet live, is not tradeable and is not available on exchanges.

Here are the steps that are in progress now:

  • KILT secures parachain slot on Rococo (29 January 2021).
  • Parity team launches Kusama parachain auction timeline.
  • KILT wins auction to secure parachain slot on Kusama.
  • KILT implements mainnet, PoS migration and governance.
  • Kusama parachains come first. Polkadot parachains launch afterwards.

2, Will KILT hold an IDO on Polkastarter?

  • There is exactly 0% chance of KILT doing an IDO on Polkastarter because KILT is not an ERC-20 token.
  • KILT is…


Disclaimer — I am no way implying that there is a partnership between Energy Web and Formula 1 or any other company mentioned in this article apart from 3 Degrees who are a known Validator on the EW Chain.

  • I decided to do some digging as I found the following tweet from Energy Web CEO Walter Kok very interesting as I have been a huge Formula 1 fan for many years:
  • As you will see from the article title I came across the below website after doing some searching:
  • Formula 1 is one of the fastest, most exciting sports…


Some Highlights From The Announcement

  • Energy Web announced a new initiative, funded by a €1 million grant from Google.org’s Impact Challenge program, to provide a digital framework for coordinating distributed energy resources (DERs) across the transmission and distribution market interface of Europe’s power grid.
  • Climate-KIC, the EU’s leading knowledge and innovation community focused on climate, helped to select winning grantees.
  • The initiative will leverage the open-source Energy Web stack to make it easy for prosumers and DERs to register and participate in local and regional energy markets.
  • Working with mobile network operators, IoT service providers, original equipment manufacturers (OEMs) and grid operators across Europe, the…


Some Highlights From The Announcement

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