#009 – Paul Ghezzi – Disrupt or Be Disrupted


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Do you ever wonder about the future, well do ya? Then this is the podcast for you!

Our guest is Paul Ghezzi, CEO of Kontrol Energy Corp (CSE:KNR, FSE:1K8), talking about future disruptions coming to the built environment.

Kontrol Energy recently launched the bIOTAsphere, a Decentralized Ledger Technology (DLT) accelerator and commercialization facility serving academia, government, and business groups looking to bring solutions to market in the sectors of distributed energy, carbon reduction, smart buildings and the Internet of Things (IoT).

Paul Ghezzi is a leader in clean tech, renewable energy development, solar project financing and distributed generation. He has global experience in power generation projects under Feed-in Tariff programs and Power Purchase Agreement programs for both commercial and utility-scale projects.

In 2008 Paul created Canada’s first securitized solar energy fund. Since then he has participated in the global development of both utility scale and commercial solar PV projects. In 2016 he launched a Canadian public company to acquire and consolidate energy efficiency companies and technologies under the Kontrol Energy brand. The Kontrol Energy group of companies has delivered more than 500 Million Kilowatt hours in energy savings over the past 20 years with a corresponding reduction in greenhouse gas emissions.

In this episode, we discuss;

• Applications for Blockchain technology in the energy and built environment • IOTA Coin
• The coming of distributed energy grids

And much more……

For more information on Paul and his work:

Twitter: @kontrolenergy

Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/paulghezzi/

Website: http://kontrolenergy.com

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