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Musk says Tesla will accept Bitcoin when clean energy is used in mining – Roadshow,

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You won’t be able to buy cars from Tesla with Bitcoin again until miners adopt clean energy mining methods. Getty Images Tesla CEO Elon Musk said Sunday the automaker would resume accepting Bitcoin for vehicle purchases when it’s confirmed that miners have adopted clean energy methods to mine the cryptocurrency. “Tesla only sold ~10% of holdings to confirm BTC could …

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White House details $20B fund to ‘cyber modernize’ energy infrastructure – CNET,

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James Martin/CNET President Joe Biden’s administration has detailed how it will create a $20 billion fund for energy infrastructure across state, local and tribal governments to help them “cyber modernize” their systems. The $20 billion would be divided across cybersecurity, grid upgrades and clean electricity, a White House fact sheet said Tuesday. “Specifically, these modernization block grants will be tied …