Author: ALAN CHARTOCK, Gazette publisher

Legislature passes first statewide moratorium on cryptomining so DEC can study its impact
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Legislature passes first statewide moratorium on cryptomining so DEC can study its impact

In the final hours of session, the Legislature passed the nation’s first statewide moratorium on cryptomining. Grassroots environmental advocates — with a coalition of elected officials, small business owners, and winemakers — successfully beat back millions of dollars in lobbying from the crypto industry. Advocates and Assembly member Anna Kelles, […]