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Energy Singularity - A new podcast looking at Blockchain in the Energy Industry ...

Kevin O'Donovan

When it comes to Blockchain technology in the Energy Industry, you may be a big believer or you may be a bit of a skeptic, but you have to admit Blockchain has been changing the conversation over the past few years.

On the new Event Horizon Podcast, Energy Singularity we're taking a realistic view as to what’s really going on …
Now we might have been a bit too hard on Peer-to-Peer in relation to the blockchain hype and the potential for Peer-to-Peer energy markets in the 1st episode... or were we?

For the full context on what Marzia Zafar, Scott Clavenna and I said, please do listen to full episode over on #iTunes at  

And be sure to let us know if you agree or disagree with what was said ...


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Matt Chester on May 14, 2019 12:11 am GMT

The energy and blockchain alliance seems to have constant headlines and evidence pushing and pulling in different directions, it's enough to make your head spin trying to come to a definitive conclusion. I wish I could peer a decade in the future to see what direction it went, but in the meantime I'm excited to give this episode a listen on my commute to work tomorrow. Thanks for sharing, Kevin

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Kevin O'Donovan on May 16, 2019 11:46 am GMT

Thanks Matt.

Can I ask, how did you find the content ... more head spinning stuff or something a bit more definitive?


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Matt Chester on May 16, 2019 10:17 pm GMT

I'd say somewhere in them middle of those two, honestly-- and that's more because of the topic itself than your content. I don't know that blockchain will ever feel concrete to me, but this does a great job at trying to get there!

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Kevin O'Donovan on May 17, 2019 6:43 am GMT

Thanks Matt. Appreciate the feedback. Blockchain has a long way to go. Personally, I do see blockchain technology being one of the enablers of future energy infeastrcutre, but it is not the answer to every problem. and it's got a lot of 'features' that need to be worked out. It's still in it's infancy. 

We just published episode 2 - Hyve VS Reality - on what's going on with the tech these days ... it's not a tech deep dive, more an overview of how the tech is maturing. 

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