Sichuan Joins Chinese Crypto Crackdown as US Woos Middle Kingdom Miners
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Sichuan Joins Chinese Crypto Crackdown as US Woos Middle Kingdom Miners

Source: Adobe/chrwittmThe Chinese crypto mining crackdown is starting to gather pace – with some areas rich in hydropower looking to join coal-powered areas in what is increasingly looking like a nationwide shutdown of industrial mining. And the US is using this opportunity to compete. As previously reported, Sichuan Province – a hydropower and crypto mining…

Sichuan To Probe Bitcoin Mining Energy Use
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Sichuan To Probe Bitcoin Mining Energy Use

The province is set to mirror previous investigations in Inner Mongolia and Beijing into the energy usage of miners.Chinese energy regulators in Sichuan have revealed their plan to obtain information regarding energy use for bitcoin mining from local power companies in the area per a Reuters report. According to the report, the collection of this…

Has Sichuan Power Rationing Impacted The Bitcoin Hash Rate?
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Has Sichuan Power Rationing Impacted The Bitcoin Hash Rate?

After rising electricity demand and low rain, bitcoin mining operations in Sichuan, China have been restricted. How is the network responding?According to local news outlet China Times, the state grid in Sichuan’s Aba county issued a notice on May 16 demanding energy-intensive enterprises in the area to temporarily cut down their power consumption, effectively rationing…