BTC Mining Difficulty to Decrease by 9.5%

Meanwhile, the price of Bitcoin per day rose by more than 10%
19 December 2018   827

On the night of Wednesday, December 19, the complexity of mining Bitcoin fell by 9.5%, thereby increasing the profitability of mining cryptocurrency.

Meanwhile, the price of Bitcoin per day rose by more than 10% and at the time of publication is trading at around $ 3,850. Somewhat earlier on the Bitfinex exchange, the first cryptocurrency for a short time rose above $ 4,000.

At the beginning of winter, the complexity of mining Bitcoin has undergone the second largest decline in history - by 15%.

On December 10, BitMEX analysts said that since November, the bitcoin network hashrate has decreased by about 31%, along with a sharp drop in the price of the first cryptocurrency. Over the past month and a half, about 1.3 million Bitmain S9 mining devices have been disabled.

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
26 June 2019   67

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.