07 Feb '18, 8pm

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While the value of Bitcoin is on the decline in early February, the cryptocurrency phenomenon continues around the world. Since the process of mining this currency takes up a lot of energy, some intuitive startups have created ways to reuse this power, such as growing crops from the excess heat . A data center exclusively designed to mine cryptocurrency in Iceland will be fully running on renewable energy. Bitcoin has seen a sharp decline over the past month, dropping from nearly $17,100 on January 6th all the way to under $8,300 on February 5th. China has added offshore cryptocurrency exchanges to a ban list in order to prevent financial risks. There is a chance that the value could be back on the rise after the US Senate Banking Committee ends their discussions on potential regulations for cryptocurrency . With how volatile trading is for Bitcoin, it’s hard to know how l...

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Iceland Bitcoin Mining to Double Energy Consumption This Year

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news.bitcoin.com 12 Feb '18, 10pm

To do so effectively, cooler climes are necessary, as are abundant sources of energy. Iceland is a natural home for the bu...

Iceland will use more energy mining bitcoin than powering homes in 2018

Iceland will use more energy mining bitcoin tha...

weforum.org 13 Feb '18, 3pm

Iceland may soon use more electricity to mine bitcoin than it uses to power every home, according to an Icelandic energy e...

In Iceland, bitcoin mining will soon use more energy than its residents

In Iceland, bitcoin mining will soon use more e...

arstechnica.com 12 Feb '18, 8pm

gangi þér vel — In Iceland, bitcoin mining will soon use more energy than its residents “I could not have predicted this t...

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telegraph.co.uk 12 Feb '18, 8pm

I celand is expected to use more energy "mining" bitcoins and other virtual currencies this year than it uses to power its...

Bitcoin Private Fork Aiming to Make Bitcoin Anonymous

Bitcoin Private Fork Aiming to Make Bitcoin Ano...

news.bitcoin.com 11 Feb '18, 5pm

On February 28, a snapshot of the zclassic and bitcoin blockchains will be taken and holders of each cryptocurrency will b...

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bbc.co.uk 12 Feb '18, 1pm

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nearly 100% of energy in Iceland comes from renewable sources Iceland is facing an "expo...

Bitcoin energy use in Iceland set to overtake h...

bbc.co.uk 12 Feb '18, 2pm

Image copyright AFP Image caption Nearly 100% of energy in Iceland comes from renewable sources Iceland is facing an "expo...

Crypto Experts Predict 2018 Bull Run: Bitcoin T...

cointelegraph.com 07 Feb '18, 2pm

Following a volatile few days in the crypto markets this week, with Bitcoin (BTC) dipping below $7000 for the first time s...

What Reasons Are Left to Buy Bitcoin Today?

What Reasons Are Left to Buy Bitcoin Today?

cointelegraph.com 07 Feb '18, 4pm

There is little doubting why, in the run up to Bitcoin all time high of $20,000 , people were entering the cryptocurrency ...

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landlopers.com 09 Feb '18, 9pm

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