Originally Posted by Higgy10
that sounds like a huge waste of tax payers dollars
theres no shortage of unused hydro electricity in atlantic canada and quebec.
Hydro quebec alone has something like 176TW hours of "reserve" hydro-electric capacity(almost 1.5 times the entire capacity of the 6 new england states)
I'm talking about the bitcoin miner you cheeto
, why would tax dollars be used for private power generation
You're not going to get free electric from the government to mine bitcoins.
If you have a huge bitcoin farm + you own all the free electric you have 100% profit minus the trivial costs etc.