23/09/2018 News

Total & VINCI Energies Invite You to Apply for this Start-Up Challenge

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On ENERGY BLOCKCHAIN IN AFRICA

And win a booth at Viva Technology 2018

The Game: From May 24th to May 26th 2018, Viva Technology will bring together 6,000 startups with top worldwide companies. During this event, startups will have the opportunity to be part of the “Afric@Tech" Lab alongside major organizations like Total and VINCI Energies.

Energy is a key lever for development and as such giving access to affordable, reliable and sustainable energy is one of the major challenges for Africa. The solution cannot only come from massive grid infrastructures. Local shared micro grids connected to renewable energy mix are also part of the solution. And blockchain technologies can help follow, quantify, account and manage energy exchange flows.

Expected solutions: We are looking for innovative startups that can help:

  • Manage decentralized microgrids
  • Leverage interactions between microgrids and national grid
  • Using blockchain to tackle energy access in Africa

Answer these questions and apply here by 20th April :