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CDCROP: environmental impact of bitcoin mining options (Midjourney/CoinDesk)
Crypto Tech Firm BlockFills to Offer ESG Credits to Miners
The firm said it is working with Isla Verda Capital to sell carbon offsets to miners who get their power from renewable energy sources.
CDCROP: environmental impact of bitcoin mining options (Midjourney/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: The White House (Ana Lanza/Unsplash)
White House Crypto Mining Report Draws Praise From Advocates and Critics Alike
The report called on standards to limit the industry’s environmental footprint, or else limit the industry itself.
CDCROP: The White House (Ana Lanza/Unsplash)

CDCROP: Plant Growing (Noah Buscher/Unsplash)
Compañía de energía renovable capta $4.3M para convertir un vertedero de metano en bitcoin
La primera ronda de inversión de Vespene Energy fue liderada por Polychain Capital.
CDCROP: Plant Growing (Noah Buscher/Unsplash)

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Commons Foundation Signs 100MW Deal for Crypto Mining in Paraguay
The South American country with abundant hydropower wants to attract bitcoin miners.
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Crypto News Roundup for July 13, 2022
With bitcoin dipping overnight while some DeFi protocols lead the gains, plus a look at what decentralization can do for energy, CoinDesk’s “Markets Daily” is back with the latest news roundup.
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Mining, Bitcoin miners, fans (Michal Bednarek/Shutterstock)
Gryphon Mining 'Able to Take Advantage of Opportunities' in Sector
The miner produced 71 bitcoin in June, up from 62 in May.
Mining, Bitcoin miners, fans (Michal Bednarek/Shutterstock)

Primer centro de minado de ACDC alimentado por energía solar. (Aspen Creek Digital Corporation)
Compañía minera de bitcoin alimentada por energía solar lanza operaciones a pesar del mercado bajista
Aspen Creek Digital también alojará equipos mineros de Galaxy Digital en su nuevo centro de datos.
Primer centro de minado de ACDC alimentado por energía solar. (Aspen Creek Digital Corporation)

A bitcoin mining facility. (Christinne Muschi/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
Michael Saylor, Jack Dorsey Among Bitcoin Heavyweights Defending Mining in Letter to EPA
Bitcoin mining sites are no different than data centers operated by mega-cap tech firms such as Amazon, Apple, Google, Meta and Microsoft, the authors wrote.
A bitcoin mining facility. (Christinne Muschi/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Cryptocurrency mining rigs sit on racks. (James MacDonald/Bloomberg via Getty Images)
New York State Assembly Passes Bill Blocking New Crypto Mines That Use Non-Renewable Power
The bill will impose a two-year moratorium on new crypto mining firms that use a carbon-based energy source. Existing facilities aren't affected, nor are any that tap renewable resources.
Cryptocurrency mining rigs sit on racks. (James MacDonald/Bloomberg via Getty Images)

Bitcoin mining rigs (Shutterstock)
Marathon Digital to Move Mining Rigs From Coal-Powered Montana Site
The company wants its bitcoin mining operations to be 100% carbon neutral by the end of the year.
Bitcoin mining rigs (Shutterstock)