Bitcoin Cash price tops $900

This Saturday, August 19th, the price of Bitcoin Cash exceeded $900
21 August 2017   2976

This Saturday, August 19th, the price of the cryptocurrency formed as a result of the Bitcoin hard fork has grown rapidly, exceeding the $900 mark.

Bitcoin Cash charts on coinmarketcap.com Bitcoin Cash charts on coinmarketcap.com

The data provided by coinmarketcap.com shows that Bitcoin Cash surge began on Saturday, and the cryptocurrency price reached $972. Bitcoin Cash Market capitalization was about $16 billion, thereby reaching the third place in the total list and ousprining Ripple.

Since being created in a fork of the Bitcoin blockchain on August 1st, prices had been for the greater part steady around $300. However, a breakout on August 17th saw enthusiastic trading – at South Korea exchanges, in particular – that took the digital asset to its previously unseen heights, CoinDesk reports. 

In the hours since, Bitcoin Cash prices have dropped somewhat and, at the time of writing, Bitcoin Cash price is $658.79.

 

Giant Mining Solar Powered Farm to Created in California

Plouton Mining will allocate solar panels on 49 acres and it's planned they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours
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Plouton Mining, a subsidiary of Plouton Group Holding, intends to open the largest Bitcoin farm in North America for mining, whose operations will be provided by solar energy. To this end, the firm chose a territory in the western part of the Mojave Desert, California.

Plouton Mining will place solar panels on 49 acres: they should generate about 10-13 megawatts per day, working for an average of 12 hours. The company stressed that Western Mojave receives sunlight for 70% of the year.

The company will also sign the necessary contracts with local electricity suppliers in order to operate the farm in the absence of solar radiation.

Meanwhile, the bitcoin hashrate has again updated the historical maximum at 66.666 EX / s.