Industry Report: Bitcoin Bursts with ‘Energy’
Energy and bitcoin come together, a bitcoin trust files with the SEC, and Iceland gives a ‘thumbs up’ to digital currency. Want to catch up on the latest crypto-news? Take a look at the stories below.
Also read: Industry Report: The Halving That Came and Went
BITCOIN ENERGY CONFERENCE
Big-time miner Bitmain recently held a private conference in southwest China. Representatives and government officials of nearby regions were invited to discuss local power sources and electricity usage, as well as offer cheap energy for the purpose of attracting investments from bitcoin miners. Additional topics discussed included hydropower, tariff terms, and mining co-operations. The event occurred on the day of the halving.
Bitmain is one of the largest bitcoin mining companies around. Their services have expanded over the years to include chip design, manufacturing, and selling mining gear.
This post was published at Bitcoinist on 2016/07/13.