Using the EW Chain Client:
By starting the client and syncing the Energy Web Chain (or test network) you connect to other peers in the blockchain network. You can send transactions and interact with or deploy smart contracts. As our client is based on the parity ethereum-client, valuable information on basic usage and frequently asked questions can be found on the parity wiki:
Basic Usage: https://wiki.parity.io/Basic-Usage
For more information on the usage of the client, read the Checking Blocks, Transactions & Accounts page.