Russian Oil Companies Want to Mine Crypto on Flare Gas: Report – CoinDesk

Russian Oil Companies Want to Mine Crypto on Flare Gas: Report – CoinDesk

The idea to seek approval came from one of the country’s major oil and gas companies, which already has a small mining farm using flare gas, but wants to expand it, an unidentified source “close to the Ministry of Industry and Trade” told Kommersant. Russian law, however, currently doesn’t regulate mining business.