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The Wall Street Journal: US takes Bitcoin mining crown after China crackdown

Further press coverage for the latest Bitcoin mining report from the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, based at Cambridge Judge Business School, finds that the US is now first in the world following a government crackdown in China. (subs) Read…

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BBC News: US leads Bitcoin mining as China ban takes effect

China's share of global Bitcoin mining has fallen to effectively zero, research by the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI) suggests. The latest data by the Index, developed at the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, based at Cambridge Judge Business…

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Financial Times: US overtakes China as biggest bitcoin mining hub after Beijing ban

The latest Bitcoin mining report from the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance finds that the US is now first in the world following a government crackdown in China. This new data (to the end of August 2021) shows the US…

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Bloomberg: The US leads the world in bitcoin mining after China crackdown

Another take on the Bitcoin research coming out of the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, based at Cambridge Judge Business School. The latest update to the Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI) has confirmed the impact of the Bitcoin mining…

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Geographic shift

The United States has taken the leading position in Bitcoin mining following China's crackdown on mining operations, shows data update from the Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index (CBECI) at the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance. By Michel Rauchs, Digital Assets Lead…

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Luckbox Magazine: Bitcoin mining is spewing carbon

Cambridge Bitcoin Electricity Consumption Index developed at Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, based at Cambridge Judge Business School, is quoted in the article. According to the index, bitcoin mining uses more electricity than most nation-states. Read the full article [luckboxmagazine.com]…

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Flexible energy markets

How can regulators better support the trend toward intermittent renewable energy connected to lower voltage distribution networks in order to prevent network overload? Regulatory changes so far vary widely, finds a new paper from Cambridge Judge Business School. Professor Michael…

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The New York Times: Bitcoin uses more electricity than many countries. How is that possible?

Research on Bitcoin mining by the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance, based at Cambridge Judge Business School, is cited in the New York Times article on electricity use. (subs) Read the full article [nytimes.com]…

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Energy Monitor: Why state control of the UK power system can help drive the energy transition

Michael Pollitt, Professor of Business Economics at Cambridge Judge Business School, discusses future electricity system operation model in the UK. “A private model would be an experiment and it is difficult to think of how the performance contract would work…

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BBC News: Cambridge data shows Bitcoin mining on the move

New data from the Cambridge Centre for Alternative Finance shows geographic shifts in Bitcoin mining – with China’s share declining sharply even before a government crackdown in June 2021. “The Cambridge researchers observed that the crackdown, once enacted, effectively led…

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