Tag: bitcoin energy usage

Jul 12 2022

Demand Response: Texas Bitcoin Miners To Shut Operations To Alleviate The Grid

A heat wave is about to hit Texas, and the bitcoin mining community is doing its part. This is the moment where the demand response program shows what it can do for the Texan community, but that’s still not enough for mainstream media. The Bloomberg...

Sep 29 2021

The President Shows El Salvador’s Volcano Bitcoin Mining Rig’s “First Steps

Many people doubted Nayib Bukele’s Volcano Bitcoin Mining plans, but here we are. The president shared a video via Twitter in which we can see an El Salvador government-branded container arriving at the geothermal power plant. The reveal is that the container is full of Bitcoin mining rigs and you can see the technicians plugging them in. Bukele’s tagline is a mysterious “...

Aug 12 2021

Jordan Peterson Inquires About Bitcoin And We All Learn. Part 2/ 2

The important thing about this podcast episode is, Jordan Peterson has a sizable audience. His viewers are probably not exposed to Bitcoin, and their first impression will arrive with the best quality of information possible. Everyone involved should be proud. Anyway, make sure to...

Aug 04 2021

BTC + The Lightning Network ’s Energy Consumption Vs. The World, A Comparison

Let’s admit it, the narrative around Bitcoin’s energy consumption really hurt the movement for a while there. The Lightning Network fixes this. Was the narrative warranted? Absolutely not. However, we still need to address it. And the Lightning Network proves to be a powerful tool to do so. As the miners leave China in search of cheap energy, and Bitcoin Beach in El...

Jul 22 2021

What Did Musk, Dorsey, And Wood Say About ESG, Green Energy, And Bitcoin Mining?

The billionaires had a Zoom meeting yesterday, and it’s all crypto Twitter talks about today. Bitcoin should embrace ESG concerns, thinks Cathie Wood. Jack Dorsey hopes Bitcoin will bring world peace. Elon Musk doubled down on his sketchy views about the subject and wasn’t...

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