Bitcoin-mining power plant raises ire of environmentalists

An obstacle to large-scale bitcoin mining is finding enough cheap energy to run the huge, power-gobbling computer arrays that create and transact cryptocurrency. One mining operation in central New York came up with a novel solution that has alarmed environmentalists. It uses its own power plant. Greenidge Generation runs a once-mothballed plant near the shore … Read more

4 Russian tourists found dead at Albania beach resort

Police say four Russian tourists were found dead at a beach resort in western Albania ByThe Associated Press October 16, 2021, 8:26 AM • 1 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article TIRANA, Albania — Police say four Russian tourists were found dead at a beach resort in western Albania. Albanian police issued … Read more

White House plans to address economic risk of climate change

The Biden administration is taking steps to address the economic risks from climate change By JOSH BOAK Associated Press October 15, 2021, 9:26 AM • 3 min read Share to FacebookShare to TwitterEmail this article WASHINGTON — The Biden administration is taking steps to address the economic risks from climate change, issuing a 40-page report … Read more

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