Power market set for 2019 blockchain boom

Blockchain could cut costs and bring in microgenerators, industry believes

Energy market participants are expecting 2019 to be the year energy and commodity markets see real deployment of distributed ledger technology (DLT), up and down the supply chain.

These ledgers use cryptography to make the sharing of a ledger of transactions possible between firms that have competing interests. As a result there are no disputes over payments and there are no disputes over the ownership of assets. That removes the need for a dispute-resolution mechanism, and the resources

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