Kategorie: Energie

Vietnam Crypto Miners Complain About Losses From Ethereum’s Merge

Miners in Vietnam have expressed grievances over the loss of business following Ethereums transition to a consensus mechanism that does not require the energy-intensive computing they were providing. Many are in trouble, Lokale Medien berichteten, quoting entrepreneurs and mining enthusiasts. Cryptocurrency......

Stromverbrauch russischer Krypto-Miner steigt 20 Mal rein 5 Jahre, Forschungsergebnisse

Der Strombedarf der Kryptowährungsschürfer in Russland ist seitdem erheblich gestiegen 2017, wobei der Verbrauch an elektrischer Energie über den Zeitraum von fünf Jahren um das 20-fache gestiegen ist. In 2021, die Prägung der Münze mit der größten Marktkapitalisierung, Bitcoin, erforderlich 1.25 Gigawatt......

Der Bitcoin-Mining-Betrieb wird inmitten des Krypto-Winters weiter ausgebaut, Bei der Umwandlung von „verschwendetem Gas in Energie im großen Maßstab“

Die Bitcoin-Mining-Industrie expandiert weiter, da Unternehmen mehr Megawatt an Kapazität erhalten, neue Anlagen bauen, und den Erwerb von Tausenden von anwendungsspezifischen integrierten Schaltkreisen (ASIC) Exahash. Am Freitag, Die Firma Validus Power gab bekannt, dass sie zwei Erdgas erworben hat......

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.......

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......

Iran schließt Krypto-Mining-Farmen bei rekordhohem Strombedarf

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......

Proposed Crypto Mining Ban in Norway Fails to Gain Support in Parliament

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......

Der Stromverbrauch steigt in Irkutsk, da immer mehr Russen mit dem Schürfen von Kryptowährung beginnen

Electricity suppliers in the Russian region of Irkutsk have registered a surge in power consumption in residential areas which they are blaming on cryptocurrency mining. Planes with mining equipment from restricted China continue to land in the region, and cases of......

Regulierungsbehörde wiederholt Forderung nach EU-Verbot von Proof-of-Work-Mining

The EU should prohibit proof-of-work crypto mining, an executive at the European securities watchdog has insisted. Coins relying on the energy-intensive method of minting pose a risk to efforts aimed at meeting climate change goals such as those set in the......

Kosovo beschlagnahmt Hunderte von Krypto-Mining-Maschinen bei Razzia

Police in Kosovo seized another batch of over 200 mining devices as part of raids that started on Thursday. The offensive against underground crypto farms was launched after authorities in Pristina banned the power-hungry minting of digital currencies amid an energy......