New York businesses ask governor to deny permits for crypto mining

The New York State Governor Kathy Hochul has been asked by a group of local businesses to deny permits for converting the city’s old fossil-fuel power plants into crypto mining centers. The request comes in the form of a letter cosigned by a number of organizations, businesses and labor groups.

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Canadian Bitcoin mining firm Link Global faces $5.6M penalty

Link Global Technologies, a Bitcoin (BTC) mining company listed on the Canadian Securities Exchange, is facing major potential penalties for operating unauthorized power plants in the province of Alberta.
The Alberta Utilities Commission (AUC), the province’s power utility regulator, issued Sept.

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ETH 2.0 will help Ether outpace Bitcoin, Pantera Capital CEO predicts

Amid the looming Ethereum London hard fork, Pantera Capital CEO Dan Morehead predicted that the upcoming upgrade would likely help Ether (ETH) outpace Bitcoin (BTC) as the largest cryptocurrency.

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Elon Musk says Bitcoin may have already hit his benchmark on renewable energy

Tesla CEO Elon Musk has hinted the crypto industry is on its way towards a greener future, but the car manufacturer won’t be accepting Bitcoin payments just yet.

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