Bitcoin Mining News

Bitcoin mining runs Bitcoin’s blockchain. BTC mining is responsible for carrying out transactions, as well as for moving Bitcoin from the asset’s maximum supply into its circulating supply. Bitcoin mining is the peer-to-peer process of adding data onto Bitcoin’s public ledger in order to verify and secure a contract. Groups of recorded transactions are gathered in blocks and then added onto the Bitcoin blockchain.

In short, miners all over the world look to solve complex puzzles on their BTC mining machines in an automated fashion. These machines all compete to find puzzle solutions. When a puzzle is solved, a block is mined and the solver is rewarded a set amount of Bitcoin. A new Bitcoin block is mined every 10 minutes on average. Electrical expenses and other aspects affect Bitcoin mining profitability.

A Bitcoin mining rig is a computer hardware setup designated for BTC mining, whereas a Bitcoin mining farm is a group of mining machines. Mining pools also exist, formed of groups of miners pooling their resources toward a shared mining goal and a shared mining reward.

Opinion
To achieve the goal of a green Bitcoin network, crypto mining companies should push for production with less use of fossil fuels.
Green Bitcoin: The impact and importance of energy use for PoW
Jay Hao
2021-06-06T15:17:00+01:00
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Opinion
Bitcoin is not responsible for dirty energy — people are. But Elon Musk is now responsible for Dogecoin.
No, Musk, don’t blame Bitcoin for dirty energy — The problem lies deeper
Bobby Lee
2021-06-05T18:11:00+01:00
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News
The CEO of Canaan Inc called for a less indiscriminate mining ban in China.
Nasdaq listed Bitcoin miners urge China to open doors to green mining
Greg Thomson
2021-06-02T11:36:35+01:00
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Canadian light electric vehicle manufacturer Daymak has announced an electric car that can mine Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies while parked.
‘Pointless but incredible’ — New electric car mines crypto while it’s parked
Brian Quarmby
2021-06-02T02:14:48+01:00
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Institutional miners and hobbyists alike are taking advantage of energy subsidies to cash in.
Report: Amid pullback, Argentine Bitcoin miners thriving
Andrew Thurman
2021-05-31T17:45:56+01:00
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Opinion
ESG-led Bitcoin mining is not only possible, but it’s ultimately the most responsible and prosperous way to show leadership in this growing industry.
Ignore the headlines — Bitcoin mining is already greener than you think
Dan Tolhurst
2021-05-29T14:13:00+01:00
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According to Edward Evenson, who works for Bitcoin miners Slush Pool, Chinese BTC mining machines are on the move.
Chinese BTC miners equivalent to Quebec’s output on the move: Slush Pool
Brian Quarmby
2021-05-28T07:02:40+01:00
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Policymakers should encourage greener grids for local Bitcoin mining, Carter suggested.
Elon Musk not right person to lead green Bitcoin debate, Nic Carter says
Erhan Kahraman
2021-05-27T09:14:25+01:00
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