Bitmain building 135MW bitcoin data center in China

Announcements | November 11, 2016 By:

Bitmain Technologies Limited has partnered with investors in China to launch the world’s third most power consumed data center in the northwest of China. .

The company says the facility will be capable of consuming up to 135 megawatts of power and is set to become the second largest data center in the world.

“We have seen that most data centers in the mining industry are wasting considerable money or other resources. We want to provide a more professional and cost-saving example to the industry,” Bitmain Co-CEO Jihan Wu.

Bitmain has acquired the proper permissions and agreements from the provincial governments for the supporting infrastructure. Bitmain currently has the fastest Bitcoin ASIC miner on the market right now, the AntMiner S9. They are non-stop investing in different facets of the industry with mining pools, block explorers, now data centers and more.