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.Read more
MintGreen, a Canada-based cleantech cryptocurrency miner, will be partnering with the Lonsdale Energy Corporation to supply heat to residents of North Vancouver in British Columbia starting in 2022.
In an Oct.
Russian President Vladimir Putin believes that it’s “still premature” to use cryptocurrencies for settling trades of energy resources like oil.Read more
Ripple has announced that it will contribute the majority of funding toward a $44 million energy fund with Nelnet.
Projects funded by the initiative could offset more than 1.5 million tons of carbon dioxide emissions over 35 years.
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.
A new study from the New York Digital Investment Group (NYDIG) has projected that Bitcoin’s energy consumption will remain below 0.5% of the global total over the next decade.Read more
The cryptocurrency market got off to a slow start on Aug. 19 after stimulus tapering talks from the U.S.Read more
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.Read more
Bitcoin mining company Greenidge Generation is planning to increase the number of renewable energy sources available for use in New York.Read more
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.Read more