Iran Shuts Down More Illegal Crypto Farms, Bringing Total to Over 5,300

Iran Shuts Down More Illegal Crypto Farms, Bringing Total to Over 5,300Authorities in Iran are continuing their crackdown on unauthorized cryptocurrency mining as electricity demand remains high. The country’s power utility company has so far closed down more than 5,300 illegal mining facilities, seizing an enormous amount of coin-minting machines. Power Utility Confiscates More Than 216,000 Mining Units From Unlicensed Miners in Iran Preventing blackouts remains […]

Oil Producers and Bitcoin Miners Meet in Texas to Discuss Cooperative Mining Possibilities

Oil Producers and Bitcoin Miners Meet in Texas to Discuss Cooperative Mining PossibilitiesA meetup in a vehicle warehouse in Houston served as an encounter point for oil producers and bitcoin miners to talk about possible on-site crypto mining opportunities last week. More than 200 investors attended the meeting to talk about an alliance, that would allow oil producers to make more efficient management of their resources and […]

Iranian Ministry of Industries Denies Power Shortages Are Caused by Illegal Crypto Miners

Iranian Ministry of Industries Denies Power Shortages Are Caused By Illegal Crypto MinersIran’s Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade has rejected claims blaming illegal cryptocurrency miners for the continuing electricity shortages in the country. The department believes the state-run utility company, Tavanir, has overestimated their role in the power deficit. Illegal Miners Burn Less Energy Than Tavanir Estimates, Ministry of Industries Says An official from the Iranian […]

Iranian Ministry of Industries Denies Power Shortages Are Caused by Illegal Crypto Miners

Iranian Ministry of Industries Denies Power Shortages Are Caused By Illegal Crypto MinersIran’s Ministry of Industries, Mining and Trade has rejected claims blaming illegal cryptocurrency miners for the continuing electricity shortages in the country. The department believes the state-run utility company, Tavanir, has overestimated their role in the power deficit. Illegal Miners Burn Less Energy Than Tavanir Estimates, Ministry of Industries Says An official from the Iranian […]

Lukashenko Urges Belarusians to Mine Cryptocurrency Rather Than Pick Strawberries Abroad

Lukashenko Urges Belarusians to Mine Cryptocurrency Rather Than Pick Strawberries AbroadPresident Alexander Lukashenko has advised workers to stay in their home country instead of emigrating to fill low-paid farming jobs in Poland and Germany. The Belarusian leader pointed to an alternative source of income, noting there’s enough electricity in Belarus to power cryptocurrency mining. Lukashenko Calls on Belarusian Workers to Build Mining Farms, Not Work […]