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The Royal Decree RD244 (April 2019) in Spain, classifies and defines the different types of self-consumption. Until recently, there was only one possibility: individual self-consumption connected to an internal network (aka. apartment complexes). However, with the new rule, the definition of collective self-consumption is introduced, so that several consumers can associate with the same generation […]

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September was one more intense month, filled with events, additions to our team and lots of work “behind the scenes” as we prepare for exciting stuff ahead! October will not be any less busy, as well. In the following lines, you will find the highlights of the past month and what to expect for the […]

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We are delighted to announce the addition of Piet Holtrop in our advisory board! Piet is an international lawyer with more than 23 years’ experience, the last 20 of which spent advising in the renewable energy sector in Spain. He is a member of the board of the section of International and European Law of […]

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Last week we brought to you some updates regarding the smart contract patch for $PYLNT, which has been tested and executed, as well as the initiation of the listing process in DEX (read the full announcement here). With the applications sent and currently being processed by DEX, we can only wait for hearing news on […]

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We are happy to bring some exciting updates to the Pylon Network community (aka. Pyloners!) As we had announced earlier, our dev team has been working on a solution regarding the development of a patch to the smart contract of $PYLNT, which would make it compatible with ERC-20 standards and hence, eligible for being listed […]

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SUMMARY OF AUGUST August was an intense month with events, additions to our team and lots of work “behind the scenes” as we prepare for exciting stuff ahead! In the following lines, you will find the highlights of the past month: EPRI event Pylon Network was one of the 20 startups invited to Investor Startup […]

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Today, we are delighted to announce the addition of Oriol Rius in our advisory board and the beginning of our collaboration! Oriol has been helping professionals, teams and companies to integrate the best technologies, methodologies and innovation – and adopt a goal-achievement mindset. “I believe in the purity of dreams and there is nothing better […]

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A new month is opening up in front of us and even though we are at the peak of the summer vacation, PYLON team never rests! We have collected the most important achievements and events for Pylon Network, over the past month, combined with an outlook of what is coming up over the new month. Read […]

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We are delighted to have Belén Gallego joining our advisory board! Belén is a passionate renewable energy proponent and public speaker with a long history and track record of international exposure and experience on communication strategy and marketing.  As a serial entrepreneur she has founded a number of companies which help companies and sustainability professionals […]

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We are very excited to announce the launch of Pylon Community Reward Program! As part of our continuous effort to increase the awareness of the project, engage with and grow our community, we are addressing to the collective competences, knowledge and initiatives of Pylon community! We all know that strength is in numbers and we […]

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We are almost in the middle of the month and Pylon team has been very busy on all fronts: commercialization, technical development and a series of attendances to energy conferences and trade fairs! This post will take you through the past month achievements and news, but also offer you an outlook for June, which is […]

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There are many opportunities presented by the new legislation RD244 / 2019 for businesses in the Spanish energy market. Creation of new financial products combining energy commercialization with self-consumption; increased demand for residential and industrial self-consumption facilities; increased volume of work around the maintenance, control and management of facilities … However, there are administrative difficulties […]

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While the Team is getting structured to launch the new energy efficiency tools to unlock new B2B business models aligned to the newly EU & Spanish regulations, the invitation to #Intersolar arrived just on time for the campaign kick-off. Pylon Network CEO, Gerard Bel, and the Energy Advisor, Juan Garcia Buitron, are excited to join […]

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This article was originally posted by @ObserBlockchain (Twitter). Read the translated article here: https://medium.com/@pylonnetwork/pylon-network-the-only-spanish-company-invited-by-the-danish-government-to-improve-public-ab1ff0dac1a7 Enjoy the read and share the love! #PylonNetwork #Blockchain #EnergyWise Stay updated — Don’t miss what is coming up for Pylon Network! Make sure to follow us on social media for staying up-to-date with all the news and progress of Pylon Network! Twitter: https://twitter.com/pylon_network  LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/company/pylonnetwork/ Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/pylonnetworkofficial/ […]

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Last week the Spanish media outlet, Observatorio Blockchain, wrote an article about Pylon Network and its position in the Spanish market, highlighting the latest regulatory changes in the Spanish energy law, in respect to self-consumption at both household- and community-scale renewable generation. We have have put together an English translation of the original article (found here, […]

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Today we are happy to publish our updated roadmap for 2019 – presenting the targets and milestones set for this year by Pylon Network team. The roadmap has been updated on our webpage – here – and focuses on technical and adoption-related milestones of Pylon Network (i.e. blockchain tech). This post will take you through Pylon Network’s […]

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This month is about to close and Pylon Network team has been very busy on all fronts: commercialization, technical development and a series of attendances to energy conferences and trade fairs! This post will take you through the past month achievements and news, but also offer you an outlook for April. What is coming up […]

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During the past two weeks, Pylon Network team has been on the road, attending a number of conferences and meetings all around Spain. As we had been communicating via our social media channels over the past weeks, Pylon Network team traveled across Spain to attend two important conferences, within a short period of time: GENERA|Madrid, […]

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Following the recent release of our updated White Paper and Token Paper (see here) – and as we have communicated since the beginning of February – today we are very excited to be revealing all details and information regarding Pylon Network’s MainNet Beta Test! Upon release we are going to require help from the members of our […]

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Our COO, Markos Romanos, sat down (digitally) with The Energy Bit and discussed about Pylon Network, the peculiarities that arise when mixing blockchain technology with the energy sector, the challenges met until now and the exciting future ahead! Read the whole interview here. Enjoy!   #Blockchain. #EnergyWise.  

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In our previous blog post, we presented an outlook of the events and actions planned for February – a very busy and exciting month for Pylon Network. One (or two) of the reasons why February is so exciting, is what we are announcing in this post! Signifying one year from the official launch of Pylon […]

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What is coming up for Pylon Network during the next month? Make sure to get prepared since this will be a busy and exciting month – have a look below! The first month of the year is already gone (already!?) and our team has been busier than ever. We started the year with great positivity […]

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Pylon Network presents the most up-to-date version of its open-source blockchain code, and invites the use of energy market players – consumers, producers, prosumers and marketers / energy cooperatives. The Pylon blockchain creates a neutral database, which simplifies users’ access to their energy data, allowing them to share and benefit from it. Pylon Network publishes […]

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One more step toward energy traceability: Mirubee integrates Blockchain technology and Pylon Network open source software in its energy meters. Mirubee; Spanish company founded at 2011 with the aim of facilitating home energy monitoring through its own measurement hardware and a cloud platform, launch a collaboration agreement with Klenergy-Tech and Pylon Network project integrating open […]

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In the first part of this post we introduced the concept of energy self-consumption, where we explained what kind of facilities exist and what benefits Pylon Network can offer to the owners of these assets. In the second part, we talked about the types of self-consumers connected to the grid and how they affect (and are affected by) […]

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In the first part of this post we introduced the concept of energy self-consumption, where we explained what kind of facilities exist and what benefits Pylon Network can offer to the owners of these assets. In the second part, we talked about the types of self-consumers connected to the grid and how they affect (and […]

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June was a month full of events for the team of Pylon Network, during which, we were able once again to present Pylon Network, meet a number of important actors in the energy sector and exchange our views about how the future of our energy systems will look like. The project was presented to a […]

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Pylon Network is a P2P – OpenSource energy trading platform – designed as a cooperative tool for all stakeholders in the energy sector; it allows to certify, trace and pay for energy instantly, using blockchain technology. In addition, the platform opens a range of possibilities to those active players – consumers, producers, prosumers – who […]

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Continuing a habit that begun last month, on Wednesdays we will introduce concepts and topics related to the energy markets. The topic on focus this time, will be discussed in four parts and is a favorite topic of ours: Energy Self-Consumption. The structure of the release schedule will be the following: Part 1 – Energy […]

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May is over and in this post we are looking back to what we achieved, on a very busy month in terms of the project development. During May we also run our “Energy Wednesdays” informative segments, where we focused on various aspects of the energy markets, which we think are important insights regarding the operation […]

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May is almost gone and it has been a full and intensive month. So, nothing new there! However, June is around the corner and Pylon Network is on the road again, participating in some really exciting events. Have a look! May was a month of hard work, cooperation and planning for Pylon Network and the […]

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The team of Pylon Network has been busy as always since… the beginning of Pylon Network project. The project has been gathering an increasing amount of generated interest and many exciting developments are coming up. However, they say that the past is where you learnt the lesson and the future is where you apply it. […]

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After the liberalization of the Spanish energy sector in 1997, the functions of the actors involved in the energy market were separated – from the generation to the commercialization of energy to the final consumer. In this post we explain in detail the market functions and responsibilities of each of these actors.   The kWh […]

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Happy to announce the addition of PYLNT on QIEX exchange! The market will open on Wednesday May 23 at 12:00 (UTC). This is the third exchange to be listing Pylon Token (PYLNT). QIEX is an exchange based on Asia. Currently, the exchange platform has only 15 projects listed, however, QIEX itself affirms that all the projects […]

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Today we are very excited to be announcing the release of our METRON distributed app (dApp) for Android and iOS devices! After months of development by our tireless dev team the first version of METRON dApp is ready and free for anyone to download.   And we are very happy for that! Because on one […]

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The Merchants Association of the San Fernando Market, partner-consumer of the energy cooperative La corriente, joins the Pylon Network pilot test and successfully completes the installation of what is now, the first “Metron” in Madrid, Spain.   At Pylon Network, we are very excited because this device will acquire data on energy consumption in real […]

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The energy mix, also known as “energy matrix”, is the final composition (usually on annual basis) of the electricity production of a country. In other words, the energy mix breaks down the different sources of energy generation (renewable and non-renewable) that contributed for covering the energy demand of a country. In Spain we have a […]

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Like every month, the team of Pylon Network team does not rest. And in order to not miss any of the developments of the project, we offer you a flash-back of highlights for April, through our publications. Enjoy the read! Participation in Events & Conferences: Once again, we spread the word for Pylon Network, across […]

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As we had informed you at the beginning of the month (see post here), April was gonna be full of events for Pylon Network. During the past 10 days, our COO, Markos Romanos, went through an intense program of talks and presentations in 3 European countries: Berlin, Rennes and Belfast. Have a look below to […]

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Pylon Network is an Open-Source P2P energy trading platform designed as a cooperation tool for all players of the energy sector; it allows the certification, traceability, and payment of energy instantly, by leveraging the transparent, immutable nature of blockchain technology for the benefit and optimization of our energy systems. See video introduction The platform is in continuous development […]

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The month of April is full of events, and the Pylon Network team is ready to face each one of them. These are conferences and events of great importance coming up this month and Pylon Network will be there covering a range of topics: blockchain, energy, citizen cooperation and innovation. It will undoubtedly be a […]

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During the third week of February, our COO Markos Romanos took off for a UK tour in a series of meet-ups (Swansea & Oxford), workshops and meetings with various stakeholders of the energy sector in the UK and Wales, in particular. There was a lot of interest generated and with the help of our advisor, […]

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Pylon Network, the open-source P2P blockchain trading platform designed to trace and pay for energy exchanges between users participating in this decentralized network, begins the installation of its smart metering devices called “Metron”, which will acquire energy consumption data in real time. The first participants in the simulation of the platform are members of the […]

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We are delighted to have just confirmed the addition of PYLNT on Les Covex exchange! This is the second exchange that PYLNT will be listed, coming at a good timing in regards to the development of the project. Lescovex is a platform for the exchange and creation of digital assets. A tool that, through Ethereum’s […]

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* Pylon Network meetup confirmed in Oxford, UK:  Friday, 23rd February, 7:00pm – University of Oxford,  Wolfson Building * Free Registration: https://www.meetup.com/es-ES/EnergiayBlockchain/events/247800462/ A must-attend event if you are interested on blockchain and/or energy. Come to hear and ask all the things you want to know about the open-source, cooperative tool that Pylon Network is developing for […]

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DEVELOPING THE FIRST OPEN-SOURCE BLOCKCHAIN CODE FOR THE ENERGY SECTOR Last week we took one more strategic and innovative step regarding the development of the project, by publishing Pylon Network’s core code with an open-source license – the first fully operational blockchain code developed specifically for the needs of the energy sector (see more here: […]

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Welcome to the newly updated version of Pylon Network’s website! As we had informed you since last Friday, our website has been in edit mode in order to facilitate the changes and the necessary maintenance work for a complete makeover. Today we are happy to present to you our updated website combining a complete modernization […]

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After months of hard work and development, Pylon Network proudly presents the first blockchain core code, designed specifically for the needs of the energy sector! Today we make two very important announcements regarding Pylon Coin and the development of Pylon Network’s core code. (i) First, we are delighted to be in the position of releasing […]

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– Pylon Network MeetUp in Wales is now confirmed; “Blockchain, cryptocurrencies & energy innovation” will take place on 19th Feb 2018.  – The event will attract important stakeholders – from a wide spectrum of the energy sector – and will be hosted by TechHub Swansea – the local co-working space of a global entrepreneurial & startup community.  – The event […]

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December was a very busy month for Pylon Network team and it was definitely a good one. What did we achieve during the last 30 days of 2017 ? December is over – but also 2017 is over. Looking back to the last month and reflecting on our achievements until now, we think it was […]

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PYLNT/BTC hit on Bit-Z Exchange 22 Dec ( 09:00 CET ) Dear Pylon Token-holders! We are delighted to announce a very-much-anticipated update regarding Pylon Token (PYLNT). BitZ Exchange has confirmed that PYLNT deposit will be opened at 9am CET, on the 22nd December. The exchange pair will be PYLNT/BTC and the the initial price on […]

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After a few weeks of negotiations and evaluations regarding the exchanges, we are pleased to inform you that Pylon Token (PYLNT) will be listed in Bit-Z exchange. Web: www.bit-z.com At the moment, we do not have an exact date/time, but we have been informed that the launch will take place within the next 3 weeks, […]

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Second week in California and even though it was not easy to see how it could be better than Week 1, we managed to do it (if you missed the summary of Week 1, you can find it here). The second week signified the end of our trip to California and the Bay Area. It […]

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INTRO We arrived in San Francisco on Thanksgiving. We immediately went to isolation in Madera. And we started working…. We spent some time to polish our presentation, storyline, market analysis. What took most of our time however, was the analysis of the energy market of California and how Pylon Network can be adopted in it. […]

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– Klenergy was voted as the most innovative Spanish Startup-finalist of South Summit 2017, last October. – An independent committee selected Klenergy and Pylon Network as winners, unanimously! – The won prize is a paid trip to Silicon Valley and a 2-week accelerator program accommodated by the iconic RocketSpace (co-working space) in San Francisco. – […]

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One more chapter of Pylon Network MeetUps was closed successfully this week! The MeetUps took place in the same area that Pylon Netwrok demonstration will be carried out, the Basque country. Because of the relevance, it was a double chapter, since it took places in Bilbao and San Sebastian on 7th and 8th of November, […]

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The Spanish startup Klenergy is ready to revolutionize the electric sector with blockchain technology and to offer a collaboration model to more more than 1,200 European energy cooperatives. As part of the communication efforts regarding their project, they held a meeting last Thursday 26 in the most emblematic community of the Danish capital. The day […]

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As part of our promotional efforts, we have set up a series of meet-ups around Spain and Europe. During the MeetUps, we present Pylon Network to people who want to learn more about how we plan to affect our future energy system. Two weeks ago, we launched our “Tour de MeetUps” with two MeetUps in […]

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See where the coming Pylon Network MeetUps will take place! As we have mentioned previously, we have begun a tour de MeetUp around Spain to promote Pylon Network. Now we are expanding our tour locations and we are including more European cities and the US! Our aim is simple: explain to everyone how Pylon Network […]

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We have just confirmed a MeetUp in Copenhagen, Denmark. The event will take place in Christiania on Thursday 26 Oct. Klenergy will be there, (both physically and digitally) to explain to all participants, how Pylon Network could be implemented within the historic community and how it could enforce the sustainability transformation initiatives that the community […]

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Very interesting article published in the online magazine THE MEMO where they select PYLON NETWORK as one of the three companies that democratisze sunshine with Blockchain. Take a look :   https://www.thememo.com/2017/10/16/three-companies-democratising-sunshine-with-blockchain/ PYLON TOKEN SALE & ALL INFO ABOUT PYLON NETWORK: HERE JOIN THE DISCUSSION: Telegram App: https://t.me/pylonnetworkofficialtelegram BitcoinTalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2054297 FOLLOW US: Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/KlenergyTechOfficial/ Twitter Profile: […]

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Take a look at the press release that has published the most prestigious magazine of Spain on renewable energies. https://www.energias-renovables.com/panorama/pylon-network-una-plataforma-para-el-intercambio-20171019 Author: Luís Merino PYLON TOKEN SALE & ALL INFO ABOUT PYLON NETWORK: HERE JOIN THE DISCUSSION: Telegram App: https://t.me/pylonnetworkofficialtelegram BitcoinTalk: https://bitcointalk.org/index.php?topic=2054297 FOLLOW US: Facebook Page: www.facebook.com/KlenergyTechOfficial/ Twitter Profile: https://twitter.com/KlenergyTech LinkedIn Profile: https://www.linkedin.com/company/klenergy MORE INFO: Pylon […]

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Decentralized self-governance for green energy cooperatives & communities.   Pylon-Token ICO offers a complete proposition for the solution of a huge problem: Pylon Network is the first blockchain-based energy trade platform, designed to empower energy production and energy management/optimization at a local level. Pylon-Coin is the most sustainable crypto-currency, built around the most valuable resource […]

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Klenergy is a startup focused on energy de-centralization, energy storage and energy efficiency. Our latest product, Pylon Network, is a blockchain-based, P2P energy trade platform, powered 100% by renewable energy. Klenergy had the chance to present the Pylon Network project in front of South Summit crowd, which included many actors of the startup and energy […]

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The Klenergy Pylon Network’s decentralized platform, designed for P2P renewable energy exchange using Blockchain technology, has launched a privately funded campaign. See Press Release in Spanish media, Cinco Dias (El Pais) below: https://cincodias.elpais.com/cincodias/2017/09/19/emprendedores/1505825413_656187.html 

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Benicarló, Valencia, Spain   Today, we are delighted to announce the initiation of a close partnership with GreenHydrogen ! Based in Denmark, GreenHydrogen is amongst the global pioneers in the hydrogen field and have – for more than a decade – been offering innovative energy solutions to public and private clients in Denmark, as well […]

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Payments through FIAT currencies (Euro & US Dollar) have just gone live in our website! You can access the FIAT payment process by going to our homepage, www.pylon-network.org and clicking on “PARTICIPATE IN PRE-SALE”. All information regarding the process can be found there. If you are planning to purchase your Pylon Tokens through EUR or USD, you […]

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Benicarló, Spain  Today, we are announce the collaboration with ChipChap payment platform. Chip-Chap will be acting an as escrow agent during the whole token sale period, for all payments in Bitcoin, Faircoin, Ethereum and FIAT currencies (EUR & USD).  With the support of ChipChap, we offer a great convenience for the token sale participants, since they can buy Pylon-tokens with Bitcoin, Faicoin and FIAT currencies while offering increased safety and decreased risk in our ICO, […]

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Benicarló, Valencia, Spain  Today, we are finally in a position to announce the collaboration with Entropy Factory very important aspect of the token sale! Entropy Factory will offer their solid experience and skilful development team to audit the smart contract code of Pylon-tokens that will offer an additional degree of credibility. Entropy Factory, an emerging technology laboratory located in a rural village in Castellón called “Les […]

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15/09/2017 Benicarló, Spain. This week we visited Madrid to spread the word about Pylon Network and explore possibilities for collaboration with other innovators focusing on social impact! On Tuesday 12 morning, we paid a visit at Greenpeace Spain headquarters (Madrid). There, we had the chance to have a very interesting discussion with Sara Pizzinato, responsible […]

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06/9/2017   Benicarlo, Spain.   Today, we are delighted to announce our collaboration with Faircoop and FairCoin! Pylon Network and Faircoop are joining forces under their common objective of strengthening local communities through a decentralized network of governance, at a global scale.   In practice, this collaboration means two things: (i) that it will be possible to buy Pylon-Coins, directly using FairCoins, through Pylon Network platform and; (ii) that the Proof-of-Cooperation algorithm will be integrated in […]

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Benicarló, Valencia, Spain  We are delighted to announce the addition of one more, new member in our team! Cristina Carrascosa, a lawyer with hands-on experience from a range of innovative blockchain projects, is joining the Pylon Network team.  Former head of legal of the Fluon Ecosystem, a decentralized blockchain based asset management platform, she is a corporate lawyer who afterwards specialized […]

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Today we are launching our bounty program for code check and marketing/promotion. https://pylon-network.org/bounty-program We will reserve 1% of the total amount of Pylon-tokens sold during the ICO, for the bounty pool. We will be rewarding promotion through Facebook, Twitter, Bitcointalk and other online content (blogs, videos, interviews etc.), as well as bounties for possible code […]

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Benicarló, Valencia, Spain    Today, we are happy to announce a very important addition on Pylon family! Guto Owen will be joining our advisory board offering his invaluable expertise, professional network and long experience on the energy sector, for the successful international implementation and development of Pylon Network.  Based in Wales, Guto is a highly motivated and experienced energy & environment consultant for public […]

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The codes for Pylon-token (Ethereum-based) and Pylon-coin (LiteCoin-based) are now released on GitHub and can be found here: Pylon-Token: https://github.com/klenergy/ethereum-contracts  Pylon-Coin: https://github.com/klenergy/pylon-coin Two bounty reward programs will be announced, one regarding bugs in the Pylon-Token code and another one, for marketing/promotion. Stay updated through our communication channels – more news to follow:   LINKS: * Twitter: https://twitter.com/KlenergyTech […]

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Interview of Kenergy team in Spanish media. Interview in Spanish: “The technology to achieve our 100% sustainable development vision is out there and it works! Pylon Network is here to accelerate its implementation and demonstrate the potential value creation that comes with decentralization of energy supply chain, investment decisions and policies.” Well said! Link: http://elreferente.es/tecnologicos/entrevista-fundadores-klenergy-31524   

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GoiEner, Basque Country’s energy cooperative is joining a unique project, the first of its kind in Europe and one of the largest in the world, powered by blockchain technology. Of course, we are talking about Pylon Network! We are very happy that Alex and Jose from GoiEner have joined our team! Their expertise in energy […]

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Highlights: Klenergy is a startup focused on Energy De-centralisation, Energy Storage and Energy Efficiency. Committees of experts formed by corporations and investors have chosen Klenergy amongst the 100 startups from more than 3,500 projects submitted from more than 70 countries. The finalists will participate along with the rest of the actors of the entrepreneurial ecosystem […]

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