Russia, Belarus Move to Introduce Special Electricity Tariffs for Crypto Miners – Mining Bitcoin News

Russia, Belarus Move to Introduce Special Electricity Tariffs for Crypto Miners

Authorities in Belarus and the Russian Federation are taking steps to separate cryptocurrency miners from other groups of power users and deny them access to subsidized energy. This could lead to the adoption of differentiated electricity rates for businesses involved in digital coin minting activities. Cryptocurrency Miners in Russia and Belarus May Face Higher Energy … Read more

El Salvador sees greener crypto-currency mining in its future

El Salvador sees greener crypto-currency mining in its future

SAN SALVADOR, Oct 15 (Reuters) – El Salvador’s unfolding experiment as a first-adopter of the crytocurrency bitcoin could be increasingly powered by new streams of renewable energy, the chief of the country’s hydroelectric commission told reporters on Friday.Energy-intensive cryptocurrency “mining” is done by computers, and has come under criticism from environmentalists as a big source … Read more

U.S. takes top spot for crypto mining after China crackdown

U.S. takes top spot for crypto mining after China crackdown

CNBC.com’s Pippa Stevens brings you the day’s top business news headlines. On today’s show, CNBC.com’s MacKenzie Sigalos explains a new survey from the University of Cambridge highlighting the top countries for crypto mining. Plus, William Shatner heads to space with Blue Origin.The U.S. is now the number one destination for bitcoin miners, eclipsing China for the first … Read more

ASICWay Makes Crypto Mining Profitable for All

ASICWay Makes Crypto Mining Profitable for All

Published: Oct. 13, 2021 at 3:32 PM CDT|Updated: 35 minutes agoSUNNYVALE, Calif., Oct. 13, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — ASICWay (www.ASICWay.com) is steadily emerging as a popular choice amongst crypto mining enthusiasts looking for guaranteed profit in quick time. The noted technology company’s recently released ASIC miners, AW 1, AW 2 and AW PRO have brought about a … Read more

Why Crypto Mining Needs Nuclear Power

Why Crypto Mining Needs Nuclear Power

Opponents of cryptocurrency often cite its energy and pollution footprint as major reasons against adoption. However, the natural synergies between cryptocurrency mining and nuclear power could take that issue off the table altogether.Cryptocurrencies are digital currencies secured by cryptography. Unlike physical money, like dollars, cryptocurrencies are not minted by national institutions. Instead, they are created … Read more