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Exploring cryptocurrency and blockchain in Iceland

Exploring cryptocurrency and blockchain in Iceland | Penn Today

Imagine a hairdryer running on high, continuously, for 24 hours a day, seven days a week. The energy it drains-about 40 kilowatts per hour-equals what one extremely powerful specialized computer uses to mine cryptocurrency. A single six-building data center outside a small town in northern Iceland houses nearly 30,000 of these machines.