Bitcoin miners in Russia is negotiating to obtain spare energy for energy companies
In order to further turn Russia to sophisticated methods of encryption currency, the power plant has begun to sell bitcoin miners overcapacity.
According to local media reported on Monday, Russia’s largest energy supplier, the Russian Gas Industry Company and EuroSibEnergo is currently working with dozens of hope to negotiate with cheap electricity price miners.
According to reports, there is no finalized contract, but the company (EuroSibEnergo) is not in reducing opportunities for cooperation.
An interactive map shows that about 70 of the “potential” miners can benefit from the use of idle capacity.
The situation and encryption currency contrasts in Russia this week, the level of supervision.
Cointelegraph reported Monday, senior financial officials plan to prohibit the sale of assets to private investors bitcoin this encryption.
Deputy finance minister AlexeyMoiseev Rossiya24 said in a television channel, only qualified investors to obtain such assets, he believes that “it is difficult to oppose the” crypto currency is a “Pyramid scheme”.
At the same time, a new business owned by Moscow Kremlin Internet investigators are seeking to raise about $one hundred million in funding to bitcoin mining monopoly market, and to challenge the dominance of China.
Like those who expect Russia’s Gazprom (Gazprom) and EuroSibEnergo miner, the participants hope to use the Russian lower energy prices, to China large-scale competition.