SolarCoin News

US Securities and Commodities Laws on SolarCoin - not a Security according to lawyer

An independent Legal Firm has rendered an opinion as to whether the SolarCoin token (“SLR”), is likely to be deemed a security under U.S federal securities laws, and whether SLR is subject to regulation as a commodity. While the Security Exchange Commission (“SEC”), a U.S. court of competent jurisdiction, or a cryptocurrency exchange, may reach an alternative conclusion to that stated, SolarCoin presents the attributes of a currency.

MySolarPay joins the SolarCoin Affiliate program to deliver SolarCoins in Australia

MySolarPay enters the SolarCoin ecosystem as an official affiliate to provide large and small-scale solar asset owners in Australia with the support they need to understand and adopt the SolarCoin Initiative. SolarCoin is a blockchain digital asset that works like air-miles for solar electricity generation. SolarCoin offers a new incentive for solar power generation on a global scale, independently and additionally to existing government subsidies.

VIDEO - SolarCoin Plans To Accelerate Renewables Transition

SolarCoin is the world’s largest community-based solar electricity reward programme. Its alternative digital currency can be claimed by individuals with solar-powered homes or commercial solar electricity producers. The low carbon blockchain token is exclusively granted for free to solar energy producers at the rate of one SolarCoin for one megawatt hour of solar power generated. Over nice terrawatt-hours of solar energy have been incentivised through SolarCoin in 62 countries.

Switch Energy joins SolarCoin in Canada

Switch Energy enters the SolarCoin ecosystem as an official affiliate to provide large and small-scale solar asset owners in Canada with the support they need to understand and adopt the SolarCoin Initiative. SolarCoin is a blockchain digital asset that works like air-miles for solar electricity generation. SolarCoin offers a new incentive for solar power generation on a global scale, independently and additionally to existing government subsidies. Each SolarCoin in circulation represents 1 Mwh of solar electricity generation.

Sekans joins the SolarCoin Affiliate Network in Turkey

Sekans, a renewable energy management company, announced today its new partnership with the SolarCoin Foundation. Sekans enters the SolarCoin ecosystem as an official affiliate to provide solar asset owners the support they need to understand and adopt the SolarCoin Initiative.SolarCoin is the world’s largest community-based solar electricity reward program. Its alternative digital currency may be claimed by individuals with solar-powered homes or commercial solar electricity producers.

ModulTrade partners with SolarCoin to open for its large community MT Market and MT Wallet functionality

ModulTrade has signed an agreement with SolarCoin (Global rewards program for solar electricity generation) to unite efforts in development of blockchain based trading networks and gain access to users of SolarCoin to ModulTrade products. SolarCoin is the world’s largest community-based solar electricity reward program. Its alternative digital currency may be claimed by individuals with solar-powered homes or commercial solar electricity producers. The project promotes the use of clean, environmentally sustainable energy, with the eventual goal of shifting the levelized cost of energy away from fossil fuels.

SolarCoin Takes the Stage at CESS

Focusing on blockchain technology and energy transition strategies, CESS is part of the Korean government’s push for sustainability. The initiative is supported across government agencies: sponsors included the Korean Government’s Ministry of Strategy and Finance, Ministry of Trade, Industry and Energy, Ministry of Science and ICT, Ministry of Environment, Ministry of SMEs and Startups, and Presidential Commission for the 4th Industrial Revolution, Seoul Metropolitan Government.

SMAP Energy joins the Solarcoin affiliate programme!

SMAP Energy provides Smart Meter Analytics Platform – a B2B SaaS service to help utilities transform their reserves of smart meter data into business value. SMAP Energy has registered as an affiliate in order to enhance its portfolio of digital solutions offers for its utility clients. SMAP Energy joins the SolarCoin Network as an affiliate to provide enhanced digital services to its utility clients and incentivise global solar energy installation.

SolarCoin Community and Affiliates meet at InterSolar Munich

SolarCoin Community and Affiliates meet at InterSolar Munich 

The SolarCoin Foundation, Affiliates and Community members joined at the recent solar fair InterSolar in Munch for three days of networking and presentations over the SolarCoin Digital Asset and Blockchain solution. This marks the first annual gathering for SolarCoin Community and Affiliates.

SMA partners with SolarCoin Foundation and SolarLux

The mission of SolarCoin Foundation is to accelerate the global energy transition by rewarding solar producers with SolarCoin, the first energy-referenced currency. SolarCoin is gaining traction within the industry as an additional incentive for solar energy producers. The low carbon blockchain token (SLR) is exclusively granted for free to solar energy producers at the rate of one SolarCoin for one megawatt hour of solar power generated. SolarCoin provides cash value and as a solar currency helps reduce solar financing costs globally.

Japan SolarCoin Association joins the SolarCoin Affiliate Network in Japan

As a new SolarCoin affiliate with a long standing solar knowledge and expertise, JSCA  will provide onboarding and wallet management services to Solar Power Producers, enabling them to earn SolarCoins and add a new revenue stream to their business at no additional cost. JSCA will create and secure digital wallets, help gather the required claim documentation, manage the on-boarding process with the SolarCoin Foundation, and ensure that claimants receive their SolarCoin rewards.

Alesia becomes world first PR agency to accept SolarCoin

SolarCoins are granted at the rate of §1SLR for each MWh of validated solar energy produced and provide for a shorter payback period and higher return on investment for the solar installation. The SolarCoin Foundation manages the distribution of SolarCoins using verified solar facilities as the “proof of work”. The SolarCoin Foundation also maintains a public ledger detailing each SolarCoin given out to solar electricity generators. Alesia becomes worlds first PR Agency to accept SLR as a means of payment.