“The digital revolution transforms the construction material in the fluid, through the alchemy of the blockchain “

Forum. So far famed for the technological support of cryptomonnaies as the bitcoin, the ” blockchain “, a tool of decentralized and digitized for secure transactions, will invest across all sectors. In construction, its applications could lead to the elimination of intermediaries, and the redefinition of the markets, causing the emergence of a collaborative economy. in a city that belongs to everybody, and therefore the participation of new actors for the handle. All segments are involved, the network energy management office rental to the request, through the creation of decentralised networks to a global scale.

In the 1960s, the american historian Lewis Mumford (1895-1990) described our company, vertical and hierarchical, as a “mega machinery” that humans are the components and their leaders the mechanics.

Today, the “blockchain” breaks this principle to create a network where every machine is versatile, thanks to the “peer to peer” (peer-to-peer). Patrick Waelbroeck, professor at Telecom ParisTech, speaks of the ” liquefaction of the physical world “, in which the organization passes through the distributed computing networks. The arrival of computer systems is materialized by the implementation of smart grids. The first stone of the smart city, smart grids are intelligent networks of electricity which adjust the flow according to the demands.

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The project Issygrid, for example, is already operational in Issy-les-Moulineaux (Hauts-de-Seine) and connects close to 100 homes and 2,000 employees in a sharing group energy. The digitisation of our urban environment through smart programs is in the works : a group of residents of Brooklyn, New York, has put in place in 2016, a microarray of energy production between neighbors, to limit the use of…

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