Kategori: Elektricitet

Elektricitetsforbrug af russiske kryptominearbejdere spidser 20 Gange ind 5 Flere år, Forskningsfund

Kraftbehovet hos cryptocurrency-minearbejdere i Rusland er vokset betydeligt siden 2017, med en 20-dobling af forbruget af elektrisk energi over den femårige periode. I 2021, prægningen af ​​mønten med den største markedsværdi, bitcoin, påkrævet 1.25 gigawatt......

Iran ændrer forordninger for at lette kryptominearbejderes adgang til vedvarende energi

Myndigheder i Iran har revideret nogle regler for kryptomineindustrien for at lette dens adgang til grøn strøm. Licenserede minearbejdere vil nu være i stand til at købe elektricitet produceret fra vedvarende kilder fra hele landet til lavere priser .......

Security Service of Ukraine Shuts Down Crypto Mining Farm Near Front Line in Kharkiv

Ukraine’s main law enforcement agency has busted an illegal facility mining cryptocurrencies in the Kharkiv region. The operators of the crypto farm have been minting coins using large amounts of stolen electricity, threatening energy supply to critical infrastructure, the agency said.......

Sweden Needs Power for More Useful Things Than Bitcoin Mining, Energy Minister Says

Concerned about projected increase in electricity demand, the government in Sweden may turn its back on crypto mining, the countrys energy minister has indicated. Swedish bitcoin minting industry, a leader in Europe, is likely to soon lose the preferential treatment it......

Iran lukker krypto-minefarme på grund af rekordstor efterspørgsel efter strøm

Myndigheder i Iran planlægger at frakoble licenserede kryptominefaciliteter, da elforbruget i landet når rekordhøje. Minegårdene bliver onsdag afskåret fra nettet, the Islamic Republics Ministry of Energy announced. Legal Crypto......

Antallet af ødelagte ulovlige kryptominefarme i Iran nærmer sig 7,000

Authorities in Iran have shut down close to 7,000 unauthorized facilities for cryptocurrency mining in the past two years, det afslørede lokale medier. According to a report, most of the illegal bitcoin farms were concentrated in five provinces of the Islamic Republic,......

Foreslået forbud mod kryptominedrift i Norge får ikke støtte i parlamentet

A push to prohibit the energy-intensive proof-of-work mining of cryptocurrencies in Norway has been rejected by the majority of lawmakers. The ban had been suggested by the far-left Red Party which also didnt win backing to raise an electricity tax for......

Russia’s Anti-Monopoly Agency Proposes Higher Electricity Rates for Home Crypto Miners

The anti-monopoly service of Russia has suggested that Russians minting digital currencies at their homes should pay more for the spent electrical energy. The proposal comes after the submission of a bill tailored to regulate cryptocurrency mining to the Russian parliament.......

Abkhasien forlænger forbuddet mod kryptominedrift indtil årets udgang

Authorities in Abkhazia have decided to maintain a ban on cryptocurrency mining in the territory. The partially recognized republic in the South Caucasus is restricting the energy-intensive extraction of digital currencies, citing problems with power supply. Bitcoin Mining Remains Prohibited in......

Kasakhstan slår ned på ulovlig minedrift, Buster 13 Crypto Farms

Authorities in Kazakhstan have gone after illegal crypto mining operations amid ongoing issues with electricity supply. Working together with law enforcement, the countrys energy ministry announced the closure of over a dozen facilities minting digital currencies. Government Shuts Down Unauthorized Crypto......