Controversial Bitcoin-Mining Power Co. Plans to Replace Landfill With Solar Farm

Controversial Bitcoin-Mining Power Co. Plans to Replace Landfill With Solar Farm

A controversial Bitcoin-mining power company called Greenidge Generation Holdings announced that it’s “actively exploring investing a portion of its mining profits in renewable energy projects in New York,” starting with the replacement of a 40-year-old, 143-acre coal ash landfill with a “significant new solar farm.” Greenidge said it’s owned the Lockwood Hills landfill since 2014.…

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