Tag: Chelan County

Chelan County Utilities Are Fed up with Bitcoin Mining Operators

The electricity consumption of Bitcoin mining operations has always been a thorn in the side of many people. Various studiesĀ on this topic have been published over the years. In Chelan County, Washington, a major development is taking place. Rural electric utilities are taking an aggressive stanceĀ against various Bitcoin mining firms over their “disruption” of the local power grid. Chelan County Turns on Bitcoin Mining Over the past two to three …
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Chelan County Increases Electricity Rates For Bitcoin Mining Companies

Electricity costs are an important factor that can make or break a profitable mining business in the cryptocurrency world. While many enterprises are focusing their attention on the Washington area for hydropower, home miners may see a higher electricity bill in the future. Apparently, a major utility firm wants to protect itself from Bitcoin volatility. Cranking Up The Electricity Price in Washington Washington has been an appealing industry for Bitcoin …
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