Powerledger has partnered with Japanese solar provider Sharing Energy and electricity retailer eRex to trial P2P solar energy trading in the Kanto region which includes Chiba, Gunma, Ibaraki, Kanagawa, Saitama, Tochigi and Tokyo.
residential sites trading energy P2P
of all imported energy is sourced from peers
of solar PV capacity
battery in Phase 1 of the trial
This trial demonstrated how communities can monetize renewable energy investments and gain access to cheaper energy systems by selling their excess solar energy via Powerledger’s P2P platform.
Powerledger’s platform will integrated with the home’s existing smart meter systems to enable participants to set prices, track energy trading in real time to demonstrate settlement of surplus solar transactions.