Tesla CEO Elon Musk has spoken with North American bitcoin miners and they have committed to forming a Bitcoin Mining Council to â€œpromote energy usage transparency & accelerate sustainability initiatives worldwide.â€ They have also agreed to publish their current and planned renewable usage. The meeting was hosted by Microstrategy CEO Michael Saylor.
Elon Musk and Michael Saylor Say Miners Have Agreed to Form Bitcoin Mining Council
The Technoking of Tesla, Elon Musk, announced on Twitter Monday that he has spoken with bitcoin miners. He wrote:
Microstrategy CEO Michael Saylor immediately tweeted explaining:
Saylor proceeded to say the meeting included executives from Argo Blockchain, Blockcap, Core Scientific, Galaxy Digital, Hive Blockchain, Hut 8 Mining, Marathon, and Riot Blockchain.
According to the Microstrategy CEO, the executives present at the meeting have â€œdecided to establish an organization to standardize energy reporting, pursue industry ESG goals, & educate and grow the marketplace.â€
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