Perspective: The Movement to Blockchain in Energy Trading — Slowly But Surely

Perspective: The Movement to Blockchain in Energy Trading — Slowly But Surely

This IDC Energy Insights Perspective discusses the expected movement to blockchain and distributed ledger technology (DLT) within energy trading. This Perspective highlights a couple of recent examples of the use of blockchain in energy trading. In collaboration with IDC Financial Insights, IDC Energy Insights takes a look at some of the major drivers we believe will influence the adoption of distributed ledger technology within the energy trading community.

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In This Perspective
The Situation
The Expected Path for Adopting Distributed Ledger Technology in Energy
The Four Forces Driving Distributed Ledger Technology
The First European Energy Trade Using Distributed Ledger Technology
Blockchain in Distributed Energy Markets
Recommended Actions
Looking Forward
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