Blockchain technology continues to enable new projects and help open up investment opportunities via crowdsales. This year could be a good time to get involved but be aware of the risks. You might also want to check out ‘What is a Cryptocurrency Crowdsale?’
For those already familiar, why not check out a few of the projects below and lend some support or just follow their progress? It took me a couple of hours to research! Anyone with some funds already gained from the recent ‘rise in cryptocurrencies’ could be put back into these kind of well-conceived ‘green’ projects. And for everyone else, the power to possess a stake in something can be coupled with these pathways to affect real change, helping to bring awareness and value to important areas in need of investment.
[Note! The list below has been updated on my STEEMIT blog…]
It enables green energy producers to raise capital by issuing tradable energy tokens.
Solarcoin = solar-powered cryptocurrency.
SolarCoin uses advances in blockchain to support solar energy deployment across the globe. SolarCoin is a digital asset, solar power production reward and currency designed to support the transition from the fossil-fuel economy towards a solar-backed economy. SolarCoin is calling on governments, international organizations, NGOs, and the solar industry, to use SolarCoin for it to accelerate the global energy transition.
Ecobit = green project crypto project.
EcoBit is the latest in crypto credit offered to the general public which has its foundation built on sustainable green projects. EcoBit uses a tried and tested blockchain technology called NEM, the same technology being used in a commercial blockchain called Mijin which is currently being tested by financial institutions and private companies in Japan and internationally.
HydroMiner = green crypto-mining
HydroMiner is a crypto currency mining company using green energy drawn from hydro power stations in the Alpine region of Europe. Hydro power is generally thought to be one of the most effective and lowest-cost renewable energy resources.
EARTH token = ERC-20 Ethereum-based token project
The Natural Asset Exchange blockchain platform and Earth Token cryptocurrency initial coin offering (ICO) token sale provides a unique opportunity to truly transform the Natural Capital Asset market, by creating a Natural Asset Marketplace that allows all stakeholders in the climate value chain to participate.
Narrative = social media (blockchain-powered) network (nice site!)
A social media network that rewards content creators, moderators, and everyone who positively influences the quality of content on the network.
85% of all revenue is distributed to users.
Veggie = a cryptocurrency for the animals
Veggie offers an exciting and innovative way to contribute to animal welfare groups and initiatives, without donating large amounts of conventional currency. Users running the Veggie software, will be contributing to the health and welfare of a number of amazing startups and charities, chosen by the Veggie community.
The Token Fund = they will invest in tokens for you, making it easy to become part of the blockchain revolution. Use BTC/ETH to attain TKN and hold.
Token catalogue featuring ICO progress… (useful)