Trusted Renewables joins the MULTOS Consortium

Trusted Renewables joins the MULTOS Consortium

Posted on 13 April, 2017 in Category

London, UK – 13th April 2017 – The MULTOS consortium, a group of international blue chip organisations responsible for the promotion and development of the MULTOS specifications, announced today that Trusted Renewables Limited, an industry pioneer specialising in renewable energy, carbon reduction and smart metering, has joined as a Professional Partner Member. 

As a member, Trusted Renewables will participate in the MULTOS Business and Technical Advisory Groups which will allow them to contribute towards the development and growth of MULTOS whilst benefiting from the Consortium’s marketing, technical, and networking resources with members that span the secure smart device industry. 

Colin Mallett, CEO of Trusted Renewables, says “Our mission is to develop secure, trusted architecture based upon best practice e-commerce in the renewable energy and carbon reduction fields. Joining the MULTOS consortium will allow us to explore, collaborate and deliver robust, highly secure technology solutions for green energy projects enabling wider adoption of cleaner, more sustainable energy source in the future.” 

Paul Wilson, Commercial Manager of the MULTOS consortium, comments “It is a genuine pleasure to welcome the innovative Trusted Renewables business to the supportive MULTOS consortium and eco-system. Secure and efficient energy management is an expanding IoT market segment, with both environmental and commercial goals. Close collaboration with Trusted Renewables will facilitate leveraging of the core MULTOS technology benefits; security, flexibility, ease of development, and efficient device management. We look forward to developing the partnership and supporting their future success.”


About Trusted Renewables:
Trusted Renewables Ltd was founded in 2008 as a private spin out from BT Laboratories. The team of experienced R&D professionals provide thought leadership on the application of ICT to smart energy and renewables, and has extensive knowledge of E- and M-commerce along with M2M, wireless and 2G - 5G mobile telecoms supporting converged services and IoT.

The company has patented the use of a smart card platform embedded in solar panels and wind/water turbines, and is currently focussed on combining this with disruptive emerging technologies such as blockchains, cryptocurrencies and distributed ledgers. This includes exploring solutions which provide the trusted root for new kinds of secure energy transactions such as topping up and spending “green bitcoins” held in an e-wallet.
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MULTOS is the most robust, industry-backed high security smart card platform, delivering simplicity and innovation to the world’s leading card and e-passport issuers. With a figure in excess of 1 billion issued smart cards and smart devices across more than 45 countries, thousands of issuers, including national governments, banks, corporate enterprises and transit authorities have taken advantage of the high security, multi-application platform for their deployment programmes. A wide range of applications including, EMV payment, contactless payment, authentication, digital identity, biometrics, loyalty and mass-transit ticketing, and connected smart devices may implemented, and co-reside, using a MULTOS powered chip.

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