Trustless coordination mechanism for smart grid energy markets, a game theoretic approach

Increasing the amount of  installed renewable energy sources such as solar and wind is an essential step towards the decarbonization of the energy sector. From a technical point of view, however, the stochastic nature of distributed energy resources (DER) causes operational challenges. Among them, unbalance between production and consumption, overvoltage and overload of grid components are …

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Reimagining A Cryptocurrency Energy Economy with Hive Power

We’ve always claimed that our vision at Hive Power is to create a world that shares energy to ensure a better and brighter future. One of the ways we are doing just that, is by bringing solutions to a range of challenges being faced not just in the energy market, but also across blockchain technologies …

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Exciting New Partnership Announcement for Hive Power & Liquidity.Network

We are thrilled to announce a strategic partnership between Hive Power & Liquidity.Network. Why Hive Power and Liquidity Network perfectly fit together? Crafting and maintaining energy communities that collaborate through a public blockchain requires a scalable, congestion resilient and secure payment settling system. As participants will develop their respective optimizations and efficient trading strategies, the …

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Hive Power Referral Program with eidoo ICO Engine

Hive Power KYC process and Referral Program on eidoo ICO Engine are now active. You can find detailed information about the ICO Engine registration here.   After the registration, the participants will receive a unique referral URL. Participants will receive a token bonus equivalent to the 5% of tokens bought by referred buyers. The bonus …

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Why the energy market needs decentralized architectures

One of the reasons for the high popularity of cryptocurrencies is that they allow a decentralized economic system. This point is unanimously considered pivotal in the crypto world, where the worst insult for a project is calling it ‘centralized’. However, the definition of decentralization is often hardly understood. Even worse, a recent study shows that …

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HVT Token Model

An overview of the ERC20 token that grants access to the Hive Power ecosystem The Hive Token (HVT) is a standard Ethereum ERC20 token managed by a smart contract, which gives access to the Hive Power ecosystem and its management. Token name: Hive Token Token symbol: HVT Token type: ERC20 Maximum supply: 100 Millions HVT …

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Introducing the Hive Power Team

Gianluca Corbellini holds a M.Sc. in Mathematical Engineering from the Politecnico di Milano, focused on mathematical modelling, optimization and artificial intelligence. He has a large experience in multinational corporations in the energy business, having been asset manager for photovoltaic plants and research engineer in the oil and gas industry. In the University of Applied Science …

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Installing Raiden on a Raspberry Pi 3

The integration of IoT and Ethereum is emerging as a powerful solution for data management using the blockchain technology. Unfortunately, at present the speed and storage requirements of a typical IoT application exceed the capabilities of the public Ethereum blockchain. The reasons are mainly two, the former is the block time, currently too high to …

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