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National Grid Confirms Bitcoin Mining Is “No Threat” to the UK’s Electricity Infrastructure

The topic of cryptocurrency mining has been highlighted from many different angles over the past few months. Especially when it comes to the concept of mining Bitcoin, there are some interesting challenges ahead. According to the UK’s National Grid, Bitcoin mining is not a big risk to Britain’s electricity infrastructure. UK’s Power Grid and Cryptocurrency Mining In most countries around the world, people engaging in mining Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies …
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Is Bitcoin Mining Worth it?

What is Bitcoin Mining? Before we delve into the details of whether Bitcoin mining is still a profitable venture for miners in today’s world, we first need to establish a basic understanding of what exactly is meant by Bitcoin mining. Bitcoin mining is the process of receiving bitcoins in return of validating transactions for Bitcoin users. Unfortunately, the Bitcoin network isn’t preceived to be trustworthy as for many the concept of …
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