Senate Democrats’ Bill Raises Pressure On EPA Over Crypto Emissions

March 7, 2023
Senate Democrats are raising the pressure on EPA to measure and track the emissions associated with cryptocurrency mining operations, offering a bill that seeks to force the agency to gather such data even as the agency has previously acknowledged it already has authority to require reporting of such data. At a March 7 hearing of the Senate Environment and Public Works Committee’s (EPW) clean air and climate panel, Democrats also made the case for the industry to convert to far...

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