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Digital Development Minister of Kazakhstan, Bagdat Mussin, the country is in negotiations regarding investments

According to the Digital Development Minister of Kazakhstan, Bagdat Mussin, the country is in negotiations regarding investments in its cryptocurrency mining sector amounting to 300 billion tenges ($714 million). Earlier in June, another Kazakh minister, while arguing against the ban on cryptocurrencies during a parliamentary discussion, had claimed that the country may get more than $700 million […]

September 3, 2020

NYSERDA’s build-ready program has been authorized by lawmakers

Dive Brief: Some New York utilities are warning that the state’s new “build-ready” large-scale renewables development program needs more planning and could cost customers additional money, in comments filed along with those from other stakeholders that call for earlier involvement from project developers. The New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSERDA) in June requested […]

September 3, 2020

Wind energy has been growing rapidly over the past few years

Wind energy has been growing rapidly over the past few years. According to the U.S. Energy Information Administration, it accounted for 7.3 percent of all electricity produced in the United States in 2019—a staggering 300 billion kilowatt-hours (kWh). Most of this wind power is generated by massive commercial wind turbines that sport blades the length of […]

September 2, 2020

The internet is making its own carbon footprint

Every single day and every word you say Every game you play, every night you stay, I’ll be watching you — The Police, “Every Breath You Take,” Gordon Sumner (Sting) Remember a long time ago (at least for some of us) when we used pencils to write our notes? That was our generation’s communication carbon […]

September 2, 2020

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