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PLATTSBURGH | Just hours after the PSC announced it would allow local authorities to charge cryptocurrency miners more for electricity, Plattsburgh Mayor Colin Read warned that the decision doesn’t mark the end of the city’s energy concerns. more

Mar 16, 2018 5:38 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | The state Public Service Commission (PSC) announced on Thursday that it will allow upstate power authorities to impose tariffs on the electricity used by commercial cryptocurrency mining operations. more

Mar 15, 2018 3:57 PM The Sun

PLATTSBURGH | Mayor Colin Read is optimistic that rather than subsidizing cryptocurrency mining operations, city ratepayers could see some benefit. more

Mar 12, 2018 3:00 PM The Sun


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PLATTSBURGH | City officials are considering putting a moratorium on any new cryptocurrency mining operations for the next 18 months. more

Mar 6, 2018 10:58 AM The Sun

You’ve heard about it, but few have been touched by it — yet. Neither even existed before 2008. I’m referring to Bitcoin and its Brooklyn rival, Ethereum. more

Sep 6, 2017 12:00 PM Guest Columnists


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PLATTSBURGH — Councilors continued hammering out a 2017 spending plan for the city last Thursday. more

Dec 8, 2016 10:00 AM The Sun

We have seen the enemy, and sadly it is us! Welcome to the tricky world of Ransom Ware. more

Jun 1, 2016 6:00 AM Guest Columnists

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