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Business 9 May 2019
Data Gumbo gets $6 million during its series a funding
Data Gumbo will use the newly acquired $6 million in funding to expand its commercial network.
Business 13 March 2019
OVO invests in an energy tech company Electron
OVO, a major energy company in the United Kingdom, has invested in Electron through its recently launched intelligent grid technology division Kaluza.
Business 24 January 2019
Power Ledger blockchain firm signs new energy deal
Power Ledger, an Australian blockchain startup, plans to partner with Sharing energy, a Japanese renewable energy firm to track consumption of clean energy.
Tech 2 January 2019
Abkhazia authorities cut off power supply to 15 crypto mining firms
Abkhazia authorities have cut 15 mining facilities off from the country's electric grid to avoid power shortages in the winter
Tech 23 November 2018
Norway scraps power subsidies for crypto miners
Norway has scrapped a subsidy granted to cryptocurrency miners in the country, which could result in spiraling energy costs for operators in the sector.
Tech 22 November 2018
Major Korean energy supplier to deliver eco-friendly power via blockchain
South Korea’s leading energy provider KEPCO has turned to blockchain to help it deliver eco-friendly power through its next generation micro grid (MG), becoming the latest firm in the energy sector to utilize the technology.
Tech 5 September 2018
Crypto miners in Washington State face 50% energy premium
Commissioners at the Grant County public utility district (PUD) in Washington agreed to apply the levy, which it claimed was to protect its 46,000 core customers from the "risks" of cryptocurrency mining activities.
Tech 28 June 2018
Coinshares study debunks Bitcoin mining energy consumption scares
According to the research, hydro-power dominates the Bitcoin mining energy source, and the energy consumption figures previously fed to the public are massively overblown.
Tech 31 May 2018
Quebec to lift ban on energy sale to cryptocurrency miners: report
The moratorium was imposed in March on grounds that the industry “could absorb a large amount” of Quebec’s surplus energy, resulting in limited cryptocurrency mining activities in the Canadian province.
Tech 11 May 2018
UK’s Centrica turns to blockchains for greener energy
Centrica has begun trialing blockchains using distributed ledger technology to enhance the company’s Local Energy Market under its Exergy program.
Tech 13 March 2018
‘Cryptomatoes’ wants to recycle crypto mining heat to grow crops
Nakamotox founder Kamil Brejcha said the start-up has already produced five acres worth of tomatoes.
Tech 2 March 2018
The flawed mining energy consumption debate, and start-ups need to shut it down
The energy consumption complaint against cryptocurrency mining rages even more as the blockchain industry moves forward.