A US firm has turned a former coal plant right into a gas-fired Bitcoin mine

Bitcoin mines require a whole lot of vitality to energy the computer systems inside. Greenidge Generation in New York has transformed a former coal plant right into a gas-fired Bitcoin mine.

Facing criticism from environmentalists, the corporate argues it offsets its emissions, is 100% carbon impartial, and has plans to put money into photo voltaic vitality.

BBC North America’s expertise reporter James Clayton paid a go to to the mine.


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