Bitcoin mining to set you back less than 0.5% of global energy if BTC hits $2M: Arcane
Bitcoin might be a considerable energy customer in 2040, yet only if its rate gets to several million dollars, according to new estimates by Arcane Research.
Aug 23, 2022 // Market Research, Blockchain, mining, research, Bitcoin, blockchain, Bitcoin mining, Cryptocurrencies, Proof-of-Work, Predictions, PoW
Nevada gold mining operation turns to 200MW PV project to decarbonise
Thin film maker First Solar is to provide Nevada Gold Mines (NGM) with 200MW of solar modules to power its activities in the state, as mining firms everywhere increasingly want to clean up their procedures.
Apr 14, 2022 // Manufacturing News, Markets & Finance News, USA, First Solar, mining, North America, barrick gold corporation, nevada gold mines
Tesla, Block and Blockstream to mine bitcoin off solar power in Texas
Tesla, Block and Blockstream to mine bitcoin off solar power in Texas -CNBC.
Apr 8, 2022 // Blockchain, USA, TESLA, mining, North America, Bitcoin, Block, Blockstream
Germany's Rhenish mining area to go greener
The German state of North Rhine-Westphalia as well as a team of municipalities as well as energy firms plan to greater than double the capacity for sustainable power generation in the Rhenish lignite mining location to 5 GW by 2028 as well as push the expansion of green power for heating.
Mar 22, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Germany, Europe, mining
Australia's Fortescue intends renewables center including 3.3 GW of solar
Australian steels company Fortescue has actually introduced prepare for a vast renewables center consisting of as much as 3,333 MW of solar to power its mining operations in Western Australia.
Feb 11, 2022 // Plants, Large-Scale, Commercial, Storage, Australia, solar-plus-storage, Oceania, mining, Western Australia, wind, mines, off-grid, pilbara
Total Eren, Chariot land 40MW PV offer for South African mine as the sector continues shift to solar
South African mining firm Tharisa has authorized an agreement with renewables programmer Total Eren and also African energy business Chariot to build a 40MW solar PV project to power its mining procedures as even more of the nation's heavy industries turn to solar.
Feb 8, 2022 // Plants, PPA, Total Eren, Africa, South Africa, mining, Chariot, Tharisa
Tesla Owner Mines Right Up To $800 A Month In Crypto With His Car
CNBC has actually shared the story of Siraj Raval, an owner of a Tesla Model 3 that has tried different methods of mining cryptocurrencies. His setup includes cost-free bitcoin mining software program on his Mac mini M1, which is powered by plugging an inverter right into the 12-volt power socket in the center console of his Model 3.
Jan 10, 2022 // Transport, Blockchain, TESLA, Elon Musk, mining, Bitcoin, Siraj Raval, Chris Allessi, Ohio River Vally Institute
RWE to spend US$ 17bn in German renewables portfolio, looking to employ 200 new staff
RWE is to invest as much as EUR15 billion (US$ 16.92 billion) into its eco-friendly portfolio in Germany by 2030 along with increasing its workforce through working with 200 new staff to work on creating solar PV as well as wind in the nation.
Dec 9, 2021 // Markets & Finance News, Germany, Europe, solar-plus-storage, mining, rwe
South African mining market to construct 3.9 GW of renewables, relieves pressure on public utility Eskom
The South African mining industry is preparing to construct 3.9 GW of eco-friendly projects as well as storage space that would certainly see the field make strides in the direction of satisfying its 2050 net absolutely no target and also relieve pressure on South African public utility Eskom, which has called on the sector to supplement its power supply.
Nov 25, 2021 // Plants, Storage, Africa, eskom, South Africa, mining, net zero
Eskom to collectively establish solar projects at South African coal mines
South African utility Eskom has actually authorized a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with mining business Exxaro as well as Seriti Resources to help decarbonise their procedures by releasing solar PV.
Oct 25, 2021 // Plants, Africa, eskom, South Africa, mining, coal mining
Rio Tinto eyes 6GW of solar as well as wind as part of decarbonisation press
Mining business Rio Tinto is wanting to release an additional 6GW of solar as well as wind in Australia as part of a new strategy to reduce its carbon exhausts by 50% by 2030.
Oct 20, 2021 // Plants, Australia, Oceania, mining, Western Australia, decarbonisation, mines, Rio Tinto
Rio Tinto continues solar-storage press with new hybrid installation at Australian mine
Mining business Rio Tinto has revealed plans for a brand-new solar project and battery power storage system that will certainly aid to decarbonise an off-grid mine in the Australian state of Queensland.
Sep 20, 2021 // Plants, Storage, Australia, queensland, solar-plus-storage, Oceania, mining, mines, Rio Tinto, Battery Energy Storage System, edl
Sungrow Supplies the Largest Solar-plus-Storage Option for Egypt Mining Site
The arrival of renewable energy at extracting sites is a welcome growth as these sites usually use fuels like diesel for their power requirements. The drop in storage expenses in addition to greater reliability and performance is allowing the adjustment.
Aug 27, 2021 // Plants, Commercial, Markets & Finance News, Sungrow, Asia, Africa, Egypt, mining, Alvin Shi, juwi, centamin, sukari gold mine
Solar-wind-energy storage space hybrid to power Rio Tinto mine
A solar-wind-energy storage hybrid project is to power a Madagascan mine after Rio Tinto authorized a power acquisition contract with independent power manufacturer CrossBoundary Energy.
Jul 27, 2021 // Plants, Storage, hybrid, mining, Rio Tinto, off-grid, QMM
According to the Bitcoin Mining Council, the global Bitcoin mining sector currently uses 56% sustainable energy.
Bitcoin Mining Council survey estimates a 56% lasting power mix in Q2
Jul 2, 2021 // Plants, Tariffs, Blockchain, Elon Musk, mining, Bitcoin, blockchain, Bitcoin Mining Council