Blockchain Consortia

Energy Blockchain Consortium

Name of Association/Consortium

Energy Blockchain Consortium

Website and Maturity

Website Maturity: Somewhat Mature


  • Business

Functional Area

  • Other/Unknown


  • Energy and Utilities

Legal Entity Type

  • Nonprofit


  • Region - Global

President/Executive Director

Tony Giroti

Exact title

Founder & Chairman, Energy Blockchain Consortium

President/Executive Director Phone Number and Email

[email protected]

General Information email

[email protected]

Mission Statement of Association

To identify and solve the most compelling problems and opportunities in the energy industry using the Blockchain technology and to diffuse these solutions throughout the industry in order to create profound and lasting economical and societal impact.

What this means to you as a member?

We assist members in their Blockchain lifecycle journey with education, identifying Blockchain opportunities, vetting Use-Cases, providing technology options, building an ecosystem of partners with common synergy and launching Pilots. Members get a safe and reliable environment based upon best practices, use case catalog, Blockchain accelerator lab, standards and good actors.

Charter/other text describing objectives

To educate, innovate, implement and standardize the use of Blockchain, where applicable within the energy ecosystem, with stakeholders working side-by-side in an open, collaborative and scalable environment.

Member companies

Jeff Hamel - Head of Energy Partnerships Google & Nest Labs

Dr. Marco Terruzzin - Director at E.ON, Blockchain and Cleantech Expert

Dr. Kristen Brown - ComEd, Principal Business Technology Specialist, Utility of the Future

Alex Anich - Manager, Blockchain & Renewable Market Intelligence, NRG Energy

Thomas O’Meara - Senior Vice President & GM, ABB Enterprise Software

Sherry Li- Digital Product Leader, GE Power, Blockchain Opportunities

David Price - CTO, Black & Veatch Management Consulting

Stephen Gross - President & CEO IHI Power Services

Chris Castro - Director of Sustainability at City of Orlando

Scott Hennessey - Federal Policy Director, Tesla

Dr. Laurent Liscia - CEO, OASIS (

Dr. Dirk Mahling - VP Technology, Alliant Energy

Dr. Michael Merz - Managing Director and Founder PONTON GmbH

Mandakini Pahooja - COO Energy Blockchain Consortium

Jan Vrins - Managing Director, Global Energy Practice at Navigant

Michael Cottrell - Engagement Manager, Oliver Wyman, Senior Consultant Smart Metering EDF Energy

Chris Hickman - CEO & President Innovari

Eric Dresselhyus - CEO Stealth Company

Andres Carvallo CEO CMG, CEO Westlake Energy, EVP GridNet, Board of SGIP, CIO Austin Energy

Joe Zhou - Executive Director, E & Y, Co-Founder & CTO Xtensible Solutions

Dr. Dawn Jutla - Founder & CEO Peer Ledger, Adjunct Professor, Faculty of CS, Dalhousie University

Kelly Warner - Board of Director of Advance Microgrid Solutions, CEO Deerpath Energy

Dr. Marilyn Walker - Chief Operating Offier, Homer Energy, Team Leader USFS Pacific NW Research

Allan Schurr - Former President Edison Energy, VP Energy & Utilities IBM, BoD, Gridwise Alliance

Adam Briggs - Chief Commercial Officer & World Wide VP, NEC Storage and Solutions

Jim Lawnin - IBM Lead Partner, BBL Ventures, Managing Partner CarlyleCo & Houston Angels

Jian Zhang - CEO GridX, Former Founder & CEO Tradescape and Product Manager at Oracle

Jason Rodriguez - CEO Zpryme Research and Consulting

Symon Rubens - CEO , Energy Conference Network, Alliance Partner, Energy Blockchain Cons.

Dr. RahulWalawalker - President & MD Customized Energy Solutions, Vice Chair Energy Storage Alliance

Eamonn McCormick - Chief Technology Officer at Utilicast

John Utley - SaaS Leader in Cloud, Big Data, IoT at IBM

Ronald J. Zimmer - President & CEO at Continental Automated Buildings Association (CABA)

Dr. Clayton Besch - Director at The NYS Innovation Venture Capital Fund (NYSIVCF) at Empire State Development

H. Ward Camp - Head Policy & Regulations, Energy Blockchain Consortium, Former Chief Policy Officer, Edison Energy

Nikolaj Martyniuk - CEO and Founder, WePower, CEO Modus Energy

Dave Hardin - Chief Architect, Smart energy Power Alliance, Senior Director, EnerNOC

Sushant Dutt - SVP & Head of Analytics, Blockchain & Digital Strategy, WNS Global

Lukas Kairys - Founder Cryptodus, Consultant WePower

Sponsor companies

CABA, OASIS, Energy Conference Network, The bit Bazaar, Zpryme, & Disrupt CRE

Membership fees if any

Annual Membership Fee


Foundation Member (any company, any size)



Core Member (any company, any size)



Over 5001 employees


Between 501 to 5000 employees


Between 51 to 500 employees


Between 2 to 50 employees



Capital Raise (10.01M and higher)


Capital Raise (5.01 M to 10M)


Capital Raise (1.01 M to 5M)


Capital Raise (0 to 1M)



Academia, Government, Alliances, Non-Profits



Individual Member


Period for membership


Services offered

  1. Participate in Use Case Workshops and Working Group Meetings. May host and/or Chair or Track lead these.
  2. Participate in Local Meetups. May host and/or Chair or Track Lead these.
  3. Participate in Executive Round table sessions. May Lead sessions.

Fees for use of services, if any

See membership fees

Conditions for sharing resources

Waiting on additional information

Published Use Cases

In 2018 they held multiple workshops on Use Case development'

Blockchain Use Cases Catalog V1 1.0, Available September 3rd, 2018

  • Blockchain Use Cases for Utilities Specification, Available Fall’18
  • Blockchain Use Cases for Oil & Gas Specification, Avai