The City That Banned Bitcoin Mining
Plattsburgh, NY voted to place an 18-month moratorium on new commercial cryptocurrency mines in the city on Thursday. Here's why, and what comes next for cities that have had a Bitcoin gold rush.
This City Just Passed the First Bitcoin Mining Ban in the US
Plattsburgh, New York has imposed an 18-month moratorium on Bitcoin mining to prevent miners from using all the city’s cheap electricity.
A Small American Town Wants to Put a Moratorium on Bitcoin Mining
Plattsburgh is worried about Bitcoin’s energy consumption.