Bitcoin Mining Isn’t As Energy-Consumptive As Researchers Claim

Adam James · May 18, 2018 · 2:00 pm Earlier this week, a study published by Dutch researcher Alex de Vries concluded that Bitcoin mining uses almost as much electricity as the entire Republic of Ireland — but should we really be concerned?  ‘Picked out of Thin Air’ Bitcoin mining is undoubtedly an energy-intensive process, as […]

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Power Utility Heightens Security Due to Angry Crypto Mining Operators

Jeff Francis · May 5, 2018 · 8:00 pm The Chelan County Public Utility District (PUD) in Washington state is heightening its security over fears of angry Bitcoin mining operators who are being shut down. As some countries crack down on Bitcoin mining, operators have taken to looking for greener pastures. The chief concern is […]

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