Texas, the new El Dorado for bitcoin mining

Since China banned the manufacturing of the main cryptocurrency a year ago, huge “data centers” have fled to Texas, where electricity is cheap. Because bitcoin mining engulfs energy resources in astronomical quantities. But this industry, which revitalizes certain rural towns, poses a risk to the environment. Report. “This is the most photographed place on our … Read more

a “highly questionable” installation in Bissen

A change of strategy of Google, supposed to settle in Bissen, was mentioned. But concerns about water and electricity consumption at the gigantic data center remain. The intervention of the Minister of Economy Franz Fayot in the Chamber of Deputies, Wednesday May 4, about the installation of a Google data center in Bissen, during which … Read more