/Central Washington Jurisdictions Call 'Time Out' On Bitcoin Boom

Central Washington Jurisdictions Call 'Time Out' On Bitcoin Boom



When the price of one bitcoin soared to almost $20,000 late last year, an influx of entrepreneurs and developers came to the Pacific Northwest in search of cheap hydropower to do bitcoin “mining.” But now cities, counties and utilities at the epicenter in central Washington are hitting the pause button.

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