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2 minutes to understand what Blockchain is
- 01/09/22 -
Blockchain was introduced as the underlying technology that powered Bitcoin -the first cryptocurrency in January 2009. But today, because Blockchain has many interesting properties, it can be used for many other applications than cryptocurrency. TEO-the energy origin explains in 2 minutes what is Blockchain.
2 minutes to understand what smart contracts are
- 04/10/22 -
One of the biggest problems of modern business is trust. To solve this problem, we often depend on third-party intermediaries but that also demands a certain level of trust. This is where blockchain becomes handy. To fully grasp the concept blockchain technology, it is important to understand what smart contracts are and their role.
2 minutes to understand what tokens are
- 26/11/22 -
Tokens and especially NFTs are some of the hot topics of the digital world. Using tokens has been one significant factor for the success of Blockchain technology. TEO-the energy origin explains in 2 minutes what exactly is a token, what kinds of tokens are there, how do they work and what can they be used for.
2 minutes to understand the energy intensity of Blockchain
When talking about Blockchain, the preconception is often that this technology raises a strong issue related to its energy consumption. Considering the current context regarding climate change, it is relevant to ask this question. Let’s bring more clarity to the topic.
2 minutes to understand the different types of traceability models
- 26/12/22 -
It is often difficult for companies to track each and every step in the journey of a given product. In order to create more transparency alongside the supply chain, it is important to understand the concept behind and the different existing models. TEO explains in 2 minutes what you need to know about traceability.
2 minutes to understand what renewable energy attributes certificates are
- 05/01/23 -
TEO-the energy origin allows you to quickly understand the basic principles of renewable energy attributes certificates, or also called power guarantees of origin (GoOs) in Europe, as well as the traceability methodology on which this mechanism is built.
2 minutes to understand what are sustainable aviation fuels
- 20/02/23 -
With an objective of CO2 emissions reduction by 50% by 2050, the aviation sector is exploring different solutions amongst which, the use of Sustainable Aviation Fuel has been clearly identified has one key lever for the industry decarbonization. But what are SAFs, their potential and challenges?
2 minutes to understand why gas origin matters
- 23/03/23 -
How can gas origin influence the emission impacts of your gas supply?
Found out more about the major role that the upstream part of the natural gas life cycle can plays when looking at its GHG footprint.
2 minutes to understand the difference between public and private Blockchains
- 30/03/2023 -
Blockchain technology can be segmented into different types: private and public Blockchains. In this article, we will discuss the differences between these two types of technologies.
2 minutes to understand what is the EU ETS
- 25/05/23 -
Set up in 2005 by the European Union to limit its greenhouse gases emissions and reach its reduction target of -55% by 2030 (vs1990), the European Emissions Trading System (EU ETS) is a cornerstone of the European strategy to limit climate change.