Internet of Things and Blockchain Based Distributed Energy Management of Smart Micro-grids

  • Leo RajuEmail author
  • V. Balaji
  • S. Keerthivasan
  • C. Keerthivasan
Conference paper
Part of the Lecture Notes on Data Engineering and Communications Technologies book series (LNDECT, volume 49)


An IoT based dynamic, distributed energy management of a micro-grid is implemented. Three stages of distributed energy management is considered through three levels of micro-grids. All the micro-grid component values are sensed through Arduino microcontroller. These values are sent to cloud for coordination operation and the resulting signals are used for implementation of distributed energy management in network of micro-grids. An Arduino-IOT based smart micro-grid testbed is implemented with interconnection of three groups of microgrid each group with three micro-grids. Every microgrid contains a wind, two solar, battery and load. Effective distributed energy management is implemented with environmental consideration. Also, Block chain is implemented on top of this microgrids to remove the middleman and to reduce the transaction expences.


Arduino Miro-grid IOT Distributed energy management Blockchain 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Leo Raju
    • 1
    Email author
  • V. Balaji
    • 1
  • S. Keerthivasan
    • 1
  • C. Keerthivasan
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Electrical and Electronics EngineeringSSN College of EngineeringChennaiIndia

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