Power authorities are concerned about Bitcoin's energy use; how does it stack up against growing bud?
Plattsburgh is worried about Bitcoin’s energy consumption.
Japanese researchers found that treating an egg with electricity will get rid of any noxious odor (and make the egg white softer).
But Bitcoin could be so much more than digital gold.
Hundreds of flights were canceled Monday, and the ripple effects could be felt nationwide.
A severe power outage swept back over the island Thursday after a mechanical failure on one of its power lines, thrusting millions of Puerto Ricans back into the dark.
As Bitcoin’s price increases, its energy consumption is soaring. Bitcoin's power consumption is extremely high compared to conventional digital payment, and one transaction now uses as much energy as your house in a week.
Less than a fifth of the population has been approved for individual assistance with only a month left before the deadline.
Only about half of residents have access to clean water, and 95 percent of the island still doesn't have power.
“It’s sad, knowing you’re trying to get the information out, or maybe someone out there is trying to talk back to you."