Kategorie: Krypto-Mining

Police in Kazakhstan Arrest Gang Forcing IT Specialists to Run Crypto Farms

Law enforcement in Kazakhstan detained members of a crime group suspected of forcing IT experts into operating underground facilities for cryptocurrency mining with threats and blackmail. The racketeers allegedly made up to half a million U.S. dollars a month from their......

Iran Amends Regulations to Ease Crypto Miners’ Access to Renewable Energy

Authorities in Iran have revised some rules for the crypto mining industry in order to facilitate its access to green power. Licensed miners will now be able to purchase electricity produced from renewable sources from across the country at lower rates.......

Der Sicherheitsdienst der Ukraine schließt eine Krypto-Mining-Farm in der Nähe der Frontlinie in Charkiw

Ukraine’s wichtigste Strafverfolgungsbehörde hat eine illegale Anlage zum Schürfen von Kryptowährungen in der Region Charkiw gesprengt. Die Betreiber der Kryptofarm haben mit großen Mengen gestohlener Elektrizität Münzen geprägt, Bedrohung der Energieversorgung kritischer Infrastrukturen, the agency said.......

Schweden braucht Strom für nützlichere Dinge als Bitcoin-Mining, Das sagt Energieminister

Besorgt über den prognostizierten Anstieg der Stromnachfrage, Die Regierung in Schweden könnte dem Krypto-Mining den Rücken kehren, das Land’s Energieminister hat angezeigt. Schwedische Bitcoin-Mining-Industrie, führend in Europa, is likely to soon lose the preferential treatment it......

‘Unprecedented Opportunities’ — Cleanspark Acquires 1,061 Bitcoin Miners at a ‘Discounted Price’

Am Donnerstag, the publicly-listed bitcoin mining firm Cleanspark announced that it added 93 petahash per second (PH/s) of hashpower to the companys existing operations by acquiring 1,061 Whatsminer M30S bitcoin mining rigs. The latest ASIC acquisition follows Cleansparks recent purchase contract......

Bank of Russia Ready to Legalize Crypto Mining If Miners Sell Minted Coins Abroad

The Central Bank of Russia would agree to the legalization of cryptocurrency mining, provided the proceeds from the activity are converted to fiat outside of Russia. The regulators latest position on the matter comes after it softened its stance on the......

Iran to Shut Down Crypto Mining Farms Amid Record High Power Demand

Authorities in Iran plan to unplug licensed crypto mining facilities as electricity consumption in the country is reaching record highs. The mining farms will be cut off from the grid on Wednesday, the Islamic Republics Ministry of Energy announced. Legal Crypto......

No Tax Amnesty for Russian Crypto Miners as Lawmakers Withdraw Proposal

A new draft law has replaced an earlier bill introducing a one-year tax and customs amnesty for cryptocurrency miners in Russia. The initial proposal has been withdrawn on the grounds that the tax break would have resulted in losses for the......

Krypto-Mining-Farm in Russlands ältestem Gefängnis entdeckt

Russian law enforcement officials are investigating a crypto mining operation at Butyrka, Russland’s oldest prison. A deputy warden has been accused of stealing electricity to mint digital coins with the help of unidentified accomplices. Deputy Warden Suspected of Mining Cryptocurrency in......

Number of Busted Illegal Crypto Mining Farms in Iran Nears 7,000

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