IBM and two other organizations will marry blockchain and IoT to help manage groundwater usage in an "at-risk" Californian aquifer.
Franklin, Washington State, is the latest U.S. county to have suspended new utility applications from crypto mining farms over spiking power demands.
Retail giant Walmart is exploring a way to let households manage their electricity bills with prepayments in cryptocurrency.
China State Grid Corporation, the country's state-owned power utility, is looking to blockchain to advance its plans for an "Internet of Energy."
Cryptocurrency mining firms in New York State could face higher electricity bills after a ruling from the public utilities regulator.
Wien Energie intends to pilot blockchain products in a sustainably designed Viennese urban district this year.