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Bitcoin mining moves away from Asia and now points to Latin America

Bitmain launches new Bitcoin miner with liquid cooling system

Key facts: Mining farms have closed to abandon Kazakhstan, Iran and other Asian countries. Paraguayan miners trust that the industry will take a big boost when the regulation is approved. Bitcoin mining, which, in the middle of last year, generated more than 50% of its computing power (or hashrate) in China, begins to move away …

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Are we reducing energy emissions in Latin America and the Caribbean?

Emisiones de energía

Climate change is one of the great challenges of the 21st century and one of the priorities of the IDB’s 2025 vision. The Paris Agreement encourages all the signatory countries to have a common cause to undertake commitments (nationally determined contributions, NDC for its acronym in English) that mainly allow stabilizing and reducing greenhouse gas …

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Latin America, the region where Bitcoin mining will increase in 2022

Latin America, the region where Bitcoin mining will increase in 2022

Key facts: The United States leads, for now, the world ranking of hashrate. El Salvador, Argentina and Paraguay are ready to welcome new miners. The Bitcoin miner relocation that began this year will continue into 2022 and thus the hash rate will be even more geographically distributed as the industry establishes operations in new locations. …

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Are we reducing energy emissions in Latin America and the Caribbean?

Emisiones de energía

Climate change is one of the great challenges of the 21st century and one of the priorities of the IDB’s 2025 vision. The Paris Agreement encourages all the signatory countries to have a common cause to undertake commitments (nationally determined contributions, NDC for its acronym in English) that mainly allow stabilizing and reducing greenhouse gas …

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Gibraltar integrates Blockchain into government systems and is helped by two Latin American platforms – DiarioBitcoin

Gibraltar integrates Blockchain into government systems and is helped by two Latin American platforms - DiarioBitcoin

By Daily EditorBitcoin The pilot project is being carried out with the support of the exchange Bitso and the Blockchain developer RSK IOBVlabs, both Latin Americans. *** The government of Gibraltar announced a project to integrate Blockchain in its utility management systems, according to a press release today. The implementation, which will initially be implemented …

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Five things you should know about the energy sector in Latin America and the Caribbean

Chile_cosas que debes saber sobre energia

18 million people do not have access to electricity in Latin America and the Caribbean. In the year 2030, there should not be a single citizen of Latin America and the Caribbean without electricity. This figure is equivalent to the population of Nicaragua, Costa Rica, and Honduras, or close to the total population of Ecuador. …

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Colombia gains position in the green hydrogen industry in Latin America

Hidrógeno verde-posicionamiento de Colombia

Colombia publishes today the hydrogen roadmap, a key step for the strategic positioning of the country in an industry that could revolutionize energy markets in the coming decades. Hydrogen, the most abundant chemical element in the atmosphere, which can be used as an industrial raw material, fuel and energy vector for the storage and transport …

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