MISSOULA — Missoula County Commissioners will take public feedback Tuesday night on everlasting zoning for cryptocurrency mining operations.
The fee put interim zoning rules on cryptocurrency mining in unincorporated parts of the county in April of 2019 after discovering points related to the now-defunct Hyperblock Mine in Bonner. These points included extreme noise from cooling followers and digital waste considerations amongst others.
The County introduced on Sustainability Program Supervisor Diana Maneta in 2019 to assist discover a technique to maintain the town and county purpose of 100% clear electrical energy for the Missoula city space by 2030.
“A part of the regulation, the interim zoning regulation, the non permanent zoning regulation that was adopted a few years in the past was to require any new or expanded cryptocurrency mining operation within the county to convey its personal new renewable power sources together with it,” Maneta stated.
You will discover extra data on cryptocurrency mining on the county website. The assembly begins at 6 p.m.