As some of you know, we are working on a Smart Energy Project at Blockbird Labs. In this post we are unveiling a little more information about it. This is how we envision the future of energy production and consumption in smart sustainable cities. Imagine a city with small community energy networks, composed entirely of clean and local energy. These small networks — or microgrids — basically allow an open peer-to-peer marketplace where residents and local businesses of a given community may choose to buy and/or sell energy to/from their neighbours. That would be cool, right?
Let’s see how that would work.
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