Brainerd City Council Needs More Time for Decision on Crypto Mining Permit

Brainerd City Council Needs More Time for Decision on Crypto Mining Permit

The Brainerd City Council voted 6-1 in favor of extending a decision to grant VCV Digital Infrastructure an interim use permit (IUP) for outdoor storage as a principal use to operate a... Read more »
Hochul, DEC urged to deny air permit for NT crypto mine | Local News

Hochul, DEC urged to deny air permit for NT crypto mine | Local News

Environmental advocates are renewing their push to convince state officials to deny the renewal of an air permit for a controversial crypto mining operation in North Tonawanda. Representatives from the environmental law... Read more »
DEC under fire for granting permit extension to Greenidge bitcoin facility

DEC under fire for granting permit extension to Greenidge bitcoin facility

DRESDEN, N.Y. (WETM) – The controversy over a cryptocurrency mining plant alongside Seneca Lake continues as these towards the plant are claiming the NY DEC pulled an “Eleventh-hour bait and change” to... Read more »
NY denies permit for Bitcoin-mining power plant near Seneca Lake

NY denies permit for Bitcoin-mining power plant near Seneca Lake

New York state regulators at the moment denied an air permit to a pure gas-fueled power plant near Seneca Lake that used many of the electrical energy it generated to mine the... Read more »
Advocates seek moratorium on Bitcoin mining, denial of air permit for Finger Lakes facility

Advocates seek moratorium on Bitcoin mining, denial of air permit for Finger Lakes facility

Advocates together with a former mayor of Plattsburgh are urging New York state to put a moratorium on cryptocurrency mining and to disclaim a permit renewal for a transformed energy plant used... Read more »
Hochul’s DEC gives Greenidge crucial time extension to expand bitcoin mining before it rules on air permit renewal

Hochul’s DEC gives Greenidge crucial time extension to expand bitcoin mining before it rules on air permit renewal

In a personal settlement with Greenidge Generation LLC, Gov. Kathy Hochul’s environmental regulators awarded the corporate a crucial two-month window to set up hundreds of recent Bitcoin mining rigs at its Dresden... Read more »