El Salvador President Gives Volcanic Bitcoin Mining Preview

El Salvador's president, Nayib Bukele, took to Twitter to preview the upcoming Bitcoin mining installation that will be powered by volcanoes. Salvador became the first country in the world to legal tender Bitcoin earlier this month. The Bitcoin law was passed by the country's Congress with a large vote. The president also announced plans to turn the small island countries into a hotspot for clean Bitcoin mining. On the day of the vote, the President joined a Twitter Space and interacted with more than 23,000 crypto enthusiasts from around the world. During her interaction, she was asked about her plans to promote clean Bitcoin mining, and Bukele suggested that the country could use geothermal energy from the volcano. Clean Volcano-Powered Hashrate Coming Soon… #Bitcoin Sneak peek pic.twitter.com/u7ocqkKTN0 – Nayib Bukele (@nayibbukele) June 23, 2021 Within a week of Bitcoin becoming legal tender, Bukele has started working to establish clean bitcoin mining operations and instructed the head of the state geothermal company to lead Bitcoin mining. Our engineers have just informed me that they are digging a new well that will deliver approximately 95 MW of 100% clean, zero emission geothermal energy from our volcanoes. Start designing a #Bitcoin mining hub around it. What you see coming out of the pit is pure water vapor pic.twitter.com/SVph4BEW1L – Nayib Bukele (@nayibbukele) June 9, 2021 Salvador is leading the Clean Bitcoin Mining Movement Although Salvador is a small Central American country, it's fast becoming 'We Bitcoin' They are working to make i legal tender and at the same time pave the way for clean Bitcoin mining where 100% of the energy comes from renewable sources. The development also comes at a crucial time when there is a lot of controversy and FUD surrounding the energy consumption of Bitcoin mining, fueled by Elon Musk himself. China's crackdown on crypto mining in leading hotspots like Sichuan and Xinjiang Co.

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