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Russia’s Leningrad Region Unveils the Largest Crypto Mining Farm

Aug 24, 2018

On Monday, August 20, the government of Russia’s Leningrad region inaugurated “the largest data processing center in Russia, designed to extract digital currency – Bitcoin". The mining farm is located in the Leningrad Region, city of Kirishi. The center was built by an Austrian firm Cryptouniverse https://cryptouniverse.io/  The farm's goal is to create a cloud mining service currently aimed at bitcoin and litecoin. Additionally, the company is going to allow private players to rent their computing equipment on the territory of the mining center.

The mining farm spans more than 4000 square meters and was funded with more than 500 million rubles (US $ 7.3 million). The center has over 3000 mining machines installed with an energy capacity over 20mW.

Source: bitcoinist

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