Ethereum Classic Hashrate Taps Another All-Time High, ETH Hashpower Remains Unchanged

On August 31, 2022, Ethereum Classic’s hashrate reached another all-time high (ATH) this year at block height 15,850,811. Ethereum Classic’s global hashpower surpassed the 40 terahash per second (TH/s) region on Wednesday. Despite the fact that the network’s hashrate ...

Bitcoin Mining Firm Compass Mining Has Georgia Sites Shuttered, Citing High Energy Costs

Bitcoin mining outfit Compass Mining announced on Thursday that its Georgia-based site has been shut down due to high energy costs.

Qld not entitled to most Acland royalties

Queensland might be entitled to less than seven per cent of royalties generated by a major thermal coal mine that is one step away from approval. New Hope's Acland coal mine, near Toowoomba, has been the subject of a ...

Bitcoin’s Mining Difficulty Change Prints 2022’s Second Largest Increase — Metric Nears All-Time High

On Wednesday, Bitcoin’s mining difficulty jumped 9.26% higher, recording the second highest difficulty rise in 2022. The latest rise is Bitcoin’s third difficulty increase since August 4, 2022, and it’s now 11.63% harder to find bitcoin block reward. Bitcoin ...

We Can’t Switch To Electric Cars Until We Get More Copper

Reducing emissions from human activity requires a great deal of effort in many different sectors. When it comes to land transport, the idea is generally to eliminate vehicles powered by combustion engines and replace them with electric vehicles instead. At ...

Paraguay’s President Vetoes Crypto Mining Law, Citing ‘Massive’ Energy Cost

The Paraguayan president rejected a crypto mining bill on Tuesday because the energy costs outweigh any employment benefits.

Paraguay President Squashes Bitcoin & Crypto Mining Bill with ‘Total Veto’

Mario Abdo Benítez. Source: A screenshot, Instagram/maritopresidente Paraguayan President Mario Abdo Benítez has spectacularly scuppered a much-vaunted bill that would have legalized and regulated Bitcoin (BTC) and crypto mining in the Latin American country. As reported, the ambitious draft ...

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Nears All-Time High Amid Dropping Profitability

Source: AdobeStock / LIGHTFIELD STUDIOS Today, Bitcoin (BTC) mining difficulty, or the measure of how hard it is to compete for mining rewards, jumped the most since January this year, nearing its all-time high and cutting into the profit ...

Emissions results unclear for NSW mining

The effectiveness of NSW government efforts to reduce emissions in the regions remains unclear, with mining exploration continuing across the bush. Chief executive of the NSW government's Mining, Exploration and Geoscience for Regional NSW division Georgina Beattie says a ...

Publicly-Listed Bitcoin Miner Cleanspark’s Hashrate Exceeds 3 Exahash, Firm Records Daily Production High of 13.25 BTC

Bitcoin miner Cleanspark says it experienced accelerated growth amid the crypto winter this year and the operation’s hashrate has surpassed 3 exahash per second (EH/s), tripling in less than twelve months’ time. The news follows a number of expansions ...

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Estimated To See Its Highest Jump Since January

Source: Adobe / funstarts33 The difficulty of mining Bitcoin (BTC) is this week expected to increase the most since January this year after hashrate on the network has seen a notable rise over the past 11 days. Per data ...

$3b iron ore project greenlit for WA

Mineral Resources and its joint venture partners have agreed to go ahead with a $3 billion iron ore development described as one of the largest ever undertaken in Western Australia. Work on Onslow Iron Project 150km east of Onslow ...

Is It Time To Begin Talking Seriously About Bitcoin Tail Emissions?

Source: AdobeStock / miomio13 It’s almost a truism that Bitcoin (BTC)’s major selling point is its hard supply cap, limiting its total possible circulation to BTC 21 million. However, contrary to this received wisdom, there seems to be a ...

Silver Supply Crunch Predictions, FDIC Issues Cease and Desist Order to FTX US, and More — News Week in Review

Morgan Report founder David Morgan foresees a supply crunch for silver, and says that in ten years’ time, it will be one of the best investments of the decade. One analyst, however, says if the precious metal falls below ...

Antpool Reveals Plans to Drop Ethereum Ethash Support, Plans to Keep Mining ETC

Antpool, the bitcoin mining pool affiliated with Bitmain, has announced the crypto mining operation will not manage ethereum accounts after The Merge is implemented. The mining pool is asking participating Antpool miners to add their ethereum withdrawal addresses by ...

Applied Blockchain Changes Name, Enters Purchase Agreement for Land in North Dakota

This week the mining operation Applied Blockchain announced that it is changing its company name to Applied Digital. Furthermore, the mining operation released 2022 financial results and operational updates that noted that the mining firm entered a purchase agreement ...

Bitcoin's Hashrate Skyrockets, Block Intervals Suggest a 'Notable' Difficulty Increase Is in the Cards

While bitcoin prices hover just below the $22K mark, the leading crypto asset has still shed more than 9% against the U.S. dollar during the last two weeks. Despite the lower prices, Bitcoin’s hashrate has jumped significantly in recent ...

Miners Eye Ethereum Classic Activity as Merge Nears

The hash rate of ETC hits an all-time high, which reduces the risks of a "51% attack."

Nvidia Has 'Limited Visibility' on Crypto Mining Impact in Q2 Revenue Drop

Nvidia reported a 19% overall revenue decline in Q2 2022 but is struggling to estimate the impact of crypto mining on the drop.

Crypto Miners in Russia’s Irkutsk Region Fined Almost $1.7 Million This Year

Authorities in the energy-rich Russian region of Irkutsk have imposed hefty fines on crypto miners this year for illegal use of electricity to produce digital currencies. Power utilities have also filed hundreds of lawsuits, a report reveals, quoting prosecutors. ...

LATAM’s New Crypto Mining ‘Promised Land’: Pluses & Minuses for Paraguay

Source: AdobeStock / harvepino Paraguay has become a “new Latin American Mecca for cryptocurrency mining,” a new report has claimed – but not everyone seems to be happy about the fact that more miners than ever are choosing to ...

Russian Caught Mining Crypto in Covid-19 Clinic

An IT specialist working for a medical institution in Russia’s Altai Republic has been detained for illegally mining cryptocurrency at the premises of a Covid-19 hospital. The man minted digital currencies using stolen electricity for almost a year before ...

World's Largest Ethereum Mining Pool to Drop Ether PoW Mining, Ethermine Starts Merge Countdown

The world’s largest ethereum mining pool, Ethermine, has announced the organization plans to drop proof-of-work (PoW) ethereum mining entirely. Ethermine says that the platform’s miner dashboard will display a countdown and users can continue to mine ether until the ...

Bitcoin Miners Take in Bear Rally Profits by Selling More Than 6,000 BTC Since August 1

Bitcoin’s value against the U.S. dollar lost 7.3% during the last 24 hours after more than $600 million in value was removed from the $1.07 trillion crypto economy. Statistics show that a number of bitcoin miners capitulated over the ...

Russian Hospital Employee ‘Mined Crypto in a COVID-19 Ward’; SBI Crypto to Halt Mining in Russia

Source: AdobeStock / niyazz A Russian medical specialist could face up to two years behind bars after authorities caught him allegedly running an illegal mining setup in a facility designed to treat coronavirus patients. The specialist had been placed ...

Bitcoin's Mining Difficulty Rises for the Second Time in a Row — It's Now 0.63% Harder to Find a BTC Block

On August 18, 2022, Bitcoin’s mining difficulty increased again after the 1.74% rise two weeks ago on August 4. At block height 749,952 at 7:07 a.m. (EST) the network’s mining difficulty rose by 0.63% from 28.17 trillion to 28.35 ...

Russian Bitcoin Miners ‘Used 1.25GW’ to Power Their Rigs Last Year, Double the 2020 Total – Report

Source: AdobeStock / phonlamaiphoto Russian bitcoin (BTC) miners reportedly used a whopping 1.25 gigawatts (GW) of electrical power to fuel their activities in 2021, almost double their total for 2020 – as the industry continues to expand in the ...

Bitcoin Miner Stronghold Sells Mining Machines to Slash $67.4M in Debt

The company announced a debt-reduction plan in its quarterly earnings report yesterday. Upon the news, Stronghold stock plummeted almost 18%.

Celsius Gets Approval to Sell Mined Bitcoin to Pay for Operations

Crypto lending company Celsius Network landed approval from a New York bankruptcy judge to sell Bitcoin generated from its mining operations.

Binance Obtains In-principle Approval to Operate With Cryptocurrencies in Kazakhstan

Crypto exchange Binance has been granted preliminary approval to offer trading and custody services for digital assets in Kazakhstan. The exchange is yet to complete the full application process but the development has already been hailed as a landmark ...

Another Crypto Exchange Signals Support for Miner-Led Ethereum Hard Fork

Singapore-based Bitrue joins a growing list of exchanges that will list ETHW and associated tokens and contracts.

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WA anti-discrimination laws overhauled to help FIFO sexual harassment victims

Western Australia’s anti-discrimination laws will be overhauled to be more effective, including protecting sexual harassment victims in the mining industry and members of the LGBTQA+ community in schools. The Law Reform Commission of WA made 163 recommendations in its final ...

PoW Miners Rake in Profits Mining ETH Until the End, Ethash Networks Expect a Boost, JPMorgan Strategists Say ETC Could Benefit

In just over a month’s time, The Merge is likely to be implemented on the Ethereum blockchain and the network’s proof-of-work (PoW) miners will be forced to mine another coin. So far, it seems ethereum miners are sticking with ...

Crypto Trading, Investing Illegal in Iran, Central Bank Governor Reiterates

It is illegal to buy or sell cryptocurrency in Iran, the head of the country’s monetary authority has recently reminded citizens and businesses. The governor noted, however, that mining cryptocurrencies and using them in payments for imports is not ...

UK Financial Giant's Crypto Move, Solana's Growth, Pudgy Penguins Get Physical + More News

Source: A screenshot, Instagram/abrdn.plc Get your daily, bite-sized digest of cryptoasset and blockchain-related news – investigating the stories flying under the radar of today’s crypto news. __________ Investments news One of the UK’s largest asset-management companies abrdn said it has ...

Creditors Want to Pour Cold Water on Celsius’ Mined Bitcoin Sale Plans

Source: Adobe/Casimiro Celsius creditors want to block the bankrupt crypto lender from selling mined bitcoin (BTC) reserves – and have labeled the firm’s CEO previous attempts to reassure them as “empty and false.” The company is filing for bankruptcy ...

Kosovo Renews Crypto Mining Ban Amid Rising Energy Prices

The government of Kosovo has adopted measures tailored to maintain energy supply in the coming months, including a ban on cryptocurrency mining. The move comes amid a sharp increase in import prices and the restrictions can be extended for ...

Justin Sun, Poloniex Back Plan to Create a PoW Ethereum Hard Fork

Source: @SolitudeAU, Twitter Ethereum (ETH) miners fearing the worst should the network’s much-vaunted move to proof-of-stake (PoS) go ahead next month could be thrown a lifeline – with Justin Sun and his Poloniex crypto trading platform stating that they ...

Celsius Creditors Move to Block Company From Selling Mined Bitcoin

Celsius creditors have also filed a statement calling CEO Alex Mashinsky's assurances to customers "empty and false promises."


WazirX in Hot Waters, Revolut Doubles Down on Crypto, Elizabeth Warren Picks Another Crypto Battle + More news

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‘Rubbish’: Billionaire Clive Palmer swears on radio then abruptly hangs up

Marathon Digital Posts Negative Q2 Results, but Increases Bitcoin Production 8% YoY

Iran Goes Crypto, Ethereum Classic Camp Is Against Ethereum PoW Fork + More News

Court hears new detail in Palmer v McGowan court battle

Ethereum’s Merge has a ‘successful’ final dress rehearsal for its climate-friendly upgrade

Clive Palmer & Mark McGowan defamation trial: Eye-watering court bill expected after legal battle

Northbridge: Great Southern Hotel, a favourite among FIFOs, set for $6m facelift and six-storey extension

'Possible reset' for Aust-China trade

Ripple Reportedly Eyes Celsius' Assets, New Crypto Rule from SEC, Risky Metaverse + More News

Cleanspark Acquires Plug-in-Ready Bitcoin Mining Facility With up to 86 MW of Capacity

Business Exec’s Noisy Illegal Ethereum Mining Rigs Left Employees Sweltering in 40°C Furnace

EthereumPoW Fork Won't 'Significantly' Harm Ethereum - Vitalik Buterin

WA regional and FIFO flights at risk of disruption as Virgin aircraft engineers prepare to strike

Fuel measures cost Aussies billions over six years at the bowser, new report finds

Police in Kazakhstan Arrest Gang Forcing IT Specialists to Run Crypto Farms

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The Ethereum Merge Resistors: Can They Succeed?

Bitcoin Debuts in BlackRock & Coinbase Partnership, Meta Rolls Out NFTs to More Countries, Risky Crypto Bridges + More News

Bitcoin's Mining Difficulty Rises for the First Time in 57 Days, BTC Hashrate Slipped 1.7% Lower in Q2

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Cuts the Drop Streak

The US Gets Another Crypto Regulation Idea, USD 9M Returned to Nomad, Zipmex 'Stabilizes' + More News

If Ethereum Splits, Leading Exchanges are ‘Likely’ to List ETHPoW Token – BitMEX

Bitfarms Adds 18 MW of Capacity to 'The Bunker' — Miner's Daily Production Taps 16.8 BTC per Day

Iran Amends Regulations to Ease Crypto Miners’ Access to Renewable Energy

Foundry Digital Launches Logistics Arm to Advance Standards in the Cryptocurrency Mining Industry

US GDP Slips Again, Another DeFi Protocol Attacked, Zipmex Seeks Protection + More News

Kraken Under Investigation, Unstoppable Crypto Unicorn, Goes NFT + More News

Ethereum Classic Jumps Double Digits After Antpool Adds $10M Backing

Giant pink diamond Lulo Rose found in Angola

Environmental defenders celebrate a ‘huge’ win for ‘unqiue’ Tasmanian rainforest

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China: Ten die after collapse at mining site

Taiwan vs. Crypto, Uprise Might Compensate Some LUNA Losses + More News

Bitcoin Mining Difficulty Sees Its Biggest Fall in 12 Months

Ex-Coinbase Manager Charged With Insider Trading, Layoffs at Blockchain.Com, KuCoin Raises USD 10M + More News

How Does The Bitcoin Mining Process Impact The Environment?

Q2 Saw Over 59% of Bitcoin Mining on Sustainable Energy Mix - Bitcoin Mining Council

Marathon Secures 254 Megawatts to Bolster Company's 2023 Bitcoin Mining Goals

NFT Warning, Bitcoin Mining Academy, Inflation in EU Heats Up + More News

Celsius Mulls Another Option for Its Clients, Central Bank Fines Binance + More News

Sweden Needs Power for More Useful Things Than Bitcoin Mining, Energy Minister Says

‘Unprecedented Opportunities’ — Cleanspark Acquires 1,061 Bitcoin Miners at a ‘Discounted Price’

Fasset Collaborates with Mastercard, New York Yankees' Bitcoin Deal, Tencent Shutters NFT Platform, Crypto Industry Donates to US Senator + More News

Celsius' Bitcoin Mining Subsidiary Joins Crypto Lender in Bankruptcy Filing

Kazakhstan to Increase Bitcoin Mining Tax Rates from 2023

Kazakhstan President Signs Law Increasing Tax Burden for Crypto Miners

Ethereum’s Vitalik Buterin Claps Back at Bitcoin Maxis Who Mock Proof of Stake

Gnosis Safe Gets New Name & USD 100M, STEPN Earns USD 123M, Playboy in The Sandbox + More News

Ethereum Devs Delay Difficulty Bomb — ETH 2.0 Contract Surpasses 13 Million Ether Deposits

Iranian Power Utility Tavanir Vows Severe Measures Against Unlicensed Crypto Miners

Bitcoin Mining Infrastructure Provider Lancium to Bolster Battery-Powered Demand Response at 25 MW Texas-Based Facility's USD 270M Exposure to Three Arrows Capital + More News

Analysts Discuss 'Inherent Resilience' in Bitcoin & Crypto as Rally Fades

Bitcoin Mining Company Compass Cuts Staff by 15%

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