Blockchain into Healthcare, Utility and Energy

Posted by admin at 6:39 PM on Aug 10, 2018

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Company Name

Industry

Notes

UnitedHealth Group (S&P 500)

Health care (Health insurance)

together forming pilot program w/ blockchain to:

- improve data quality

- lower costs for directories

Humana
(S&P 500)

Health care (Health insurance)

Quest
(S&P 500)

Health care (Clinical lab)

General Electric
(S&P 500)

Industrial conglomerate, including healthcare & renewable energy

- forefront of blockchain revolution

- research on connecting renewable producers & customers

Johnson & Johnson
(S&P 500)

Health care (Health care equipment)

- interest in INS ecosystem (which uses blockchain tech)

Merck & Co.
(S&P 500)

Health care (Pharmaceuticals)

- blockchain tech for tracking and authenticating returned drugs

Pfzier Inc.
(S&P 500)

Health care (Pharmaceuticals)

interest in blockchain to:

- speed up clinical tests

- increase transparency

- reduce counterfeit

- streamline drug development and testing

 

- helped form “MediLedger Project”, which uses blockchain tech

Louis Dreyfus Company
(HQ: Netherlands
Major offices include New York & Connecticut)

Agriculture

- performed the first full agricultural commodity transaction via blockchain platform

AmerisourceBergen
(S&P 500)

Health care (Drug wholesale company)

interest in blockchain because of its ability to validate product authenticity

- special interest in blockchain because of DSCSA (Drug Supply Chain Security Act)

Amgen
(S&P 500)

Health care (Biotech)

- blockchain: a means to streamline drug development and testing

Change Healthcare
(owned by McKesson Group (S&P 500 Company))

Health care (provider of information solutions in US healthcare system)

- first healthcare organization at the premier level of Hyperledger Initiative

Company Name

Industry

Notes

Aetna Inc.
(S&P 500)

Health care (Managed health care)

General member of Hyperledger Initiative

 

Hyperledger: open source community of companies building blockchain frameworks & platforms

Lilly (Eli) & Co.
(S&P 500)

Health care (Pharmaceuticals)

BP plc
(HQ: London,
US subsidiary: BP America, Inc.)

Energy (Oil & gas)

Created a blockchain tech project:

- modernize physical energy post-trade processes

Royal Dutch Shell plc (aka Shell)
(HQ: London,
US subsidiary: Shell Oil Company)

Energy (Oil & gas)

Equinor ASA (formerly Statoil)
(HQ: Norway)

Energy (Oil & gas)

Siemans AG
(HQ: Germany)

Health care & Energy (International conglomerate)

- invested in L03 Energy (who is developing blockchain based energy solutions)

ConocoPhillips
(S&P 500)

Energy (Oil & gas production & exploration)

- Innovation Challenge for students involved working with blockchain tech

Duke Energy
(S&P 500)

Utilities (Electric utilities)

Affiliated with Energy Web Foundation

 

Energy Web Foundation: open source, scalable blockchain platform

Exelon Corp.
(S&P 500)

Utilities (Multi-utilities)

PG&E Corp.
(S&P 500)

Utilities (Multi-utilities)

Sempra Energy
(S&P 500)

Utilities (Multi-utilities)

NRG Energy, Inc.
(S&P 500)

Utilities (Independent power producers & energy traders)

Developing internal blockchain for Renewable Energy Credit management