The crypto-powered startup WePower will integrate its technology with Estonian gas and electricity operator Elering in a pilot project to see how a national energy trading platform could work in practice.
A Prime Number Could Be the Answer to Bitcoin’s Power Problem
Methods used by computers programmed to run a 350-year-old equation may also offer answers to bitcoin’s out-sized demand for electricity. The Great Internet Mersenne Prime Search found and confirmed ...
Cryptocurrencies to draw more power from the grid than electric cars
Analysts at Morgan Stanley predict that mining for cryptocurrencies like bitcoin would suck more power from global electric grids this year than electric vehicles would draw in the next seven years.