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Bitcoin mining in Colombia is profitable only with the electrical source at hand

map shows the average cost of electricity in Latin America for 2019

Use the electrical energy that is wasted and take advantage of it directly from its source. That seems to be the right method to obtain profitability when mining Bitcoin or any other cryptocurrency in Colombia, a country that, although it has what it takes to exploit the activity, has lagged behind compared to others in …

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Bitcoin miners will create their own electrical substation to power their equipment

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Key facts: Riot Blockchain develops an infrastructure with an initial capacity of 400 MW. The company plans to acquire land, prepare the site and install electrical substations. Since its inception, Bitcoin (BTC) mining has been an activity that largely depends on state power grids. In the United States, a mining company decided to expand its …

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“Bitcoin mining is a solution for the Venezuelan electrical system”

Bitmain launches new Bitcoin miner with liquid cooling system

Bitcoin (BTC) mining, although it is an activity that consumes energy and there is criticism around it for its supposed environmental impact, in Venezuela it has several functions. In addition to generating profits and contributing to the network, it improves the National Electric System (SEN), which has been hit in recent years. That is the …

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Energized, a tool to automate the detection of electrical fraud

Energizados, detección de fraudes eléctricos

Did you know that almost 2 million homes in the region could have been supplied with electricity throughout 2019, using the losses generated in the transmission and distribution systems[1]? To reduce these losses, the IDB has developed Energizados, a tool that uses artificial intelligence to automate the detection of electrical fraud. For electricity to reach …

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