Bitcoin mining agency CleanSpark has introduced the beginning of building on a website in Washington, Georgia, set to accommodate 16,000 miners, which may convey the corporate’s hash charge whole to as excessive as 8.7 EH/s.
The location, which CleanSpark introduced the acquisition of in 2022, would contribute to an extra 2.2 EH/s of hash charge for the corporate. The growth is estimated to value practically $16 million in line with the press launch despatched to Bitcoin Journal.
“The mining machine fleet on the new part will include Antminer S19j Professional and Antminer S19 XP fashions, the latest and most power-efficient fashions of bitcoin mining machines accessible at this time,” states the discharge.
“After we bought the Washington website in August, we had been assured about our potential to rapidly develop, including this 50MW to the prevailing 36MW of infrastructure,” Zach Bradford, CleanSpark’s CEO commented. “This second part greater than doubles the scale of the prevailing operation. We’re wanting ahead to increasing our relationship with the Washington Metropolis neighborhood and to have the ability to assist the development jobs that may include this growth.”
Scott Garrison, vp of enterprise growth on the agency, highlighted how the positioning “makes use of primarily low-carbon sources of energy, employs latest era tech, and is among the many most power-efficient and sustainable bitcoin mining operations.”
Regardless of the current wider downturn within the mining trade, CleanSpark has seen a outstanding growth from simply 2.1 EH/s in January 2022, to six.2 EH/s in December 2022. This growth, alongside one other website buildout in Sandersville, Georgia, is about to proceed that fast development within the coming 12 months.