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

billionaire Elon Musk inaugurates a new Tesla mega-factory in Texas

American entrepreneur Elon Musk inaugurated a new Tesla factory called “Giga Texas” in Austin on Thursday, in a pharaonic atmosphere and decor. The factory covers an area equivalent to a hundred football pitches. It is Tesla’s fifth mega-factory, after those in Nevada, New York, Shanghai and Berlin. Invitations by the thousands, a boss adored by … Read more