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Iranian crypto miners using household energy will face large fines

Iranian crypto miners using household energy will face large fines

Iran is fighting against unauthorized crypto mining amid ongoing energy supply shortages. 6130 Total views 32 Total shares The Iranian government continues to closely monitor the cryptocurrency mining industry by initiating new measures against home crypto miners, according to a new report. Mostafa Rajabi, a spokesperson for Iran’s Ministry of Energy, said that crypto mining […]

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No ‘blood coin’ for Kevin O’Leary as investor takes stand on Bitcoin energy consumption

No ‘blood coin’ for Kevin O’Leary as investor takes stand on Bitcoin energy consumption

“Blood coin,” “clean coin” and maybe even “virgin coin” will become commonplace phrases as Bitcoin’s environmental concerns continue to rage. 4826 Total views 39 Total shares Shark Tank and Dragon’s Den personality Kevin O’Leary is taking a stand against what he terms “blood coin,” that being Bitcoin (BTC) mined in China. The investor declared that […]

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Africa’s solarized digitalization agenda in the time of coronavirus

Africa’s solarized digitalization agenda in the time of coronavirus

The seventh session of the Africa Regional Forum on Sustainable Development convened earlier this month with the theme “Building forward better: Towards a resilient and green Africa to achieve the 2030 Agenda and Agenda 2063” and to promote the economic, social and environmental dimensions of sustainable development. Amina Mohammed, deputy secretary-general of the United Nations, […]

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