Tagged: hydro quebec

Hydro Quebec Prefers Blue Chip Blockchains to Crypto Mining

Hydro Quebec is more interested in supporting blockchain activities by blue chip companies in the province than it is in rolling out a red carpet for crypto miners, La Presse reports. Internal documents obtained in a freedom of information request show that Hydro Quebec is waiting… Read More

Hydro Quebec Slaps Temporary Tariff on Crypto Miners There

The Globe and Mail newspaper, courtesy of Bloomberg, is reporting that the Quebec provincial energy regulator, Regie de l’energie, has authorized Hydro Quebec to levy a 3x premium on electricity prices to all new firms planning on mining cryptocurrencies in Quebec. https://www.theglobeandmail.com/business/article-hydro-quebec-hikes-electricity-price-for-cryptocurrency-miners/ Cryptocurrency “mining farms”… Read More