EDP Group and El Corte Inglés enter into agreement for GO tracking

Friday, 06 December 2019

El Corte Inglés will team up the EDP Group to make use of blockchain technology in Spain for real time tracking of Guarantees of Origin for energy consumed by its operations.

Spanish department store group El Corte Inglés, will now be able to access the latest and real-time information on its energy usage with double verification: live to report, through the Blockchain Energy Tracking project.

EDP, one of the world's largest wind energy producers, had emerged as the leading supplier (via the EDP group) for El Corte Inglés shopping centres in Malaga, Seville and Madrid for nearly ten years. The department store group will now be able to identify in real time the origin of the renewable energy consumed at these sites.

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EDP Group press release