Agreement Includes Prospect of Up To 28 MW of
FAIRFIELD, Conn., March 15,
2023 /PRNewswire/ -- Greenidge Generation Holdings
Inc. (NASDAQ: GREE) ("Greenidge" or the "Company") a
cryptocurrency datacenter and power generation
company, announced today that it has executed a new hosting
agreement with Conifex Timber Inc. (TSX:CFF) ("Conifex").
Tsay Keh Dene Nation, a First Nation
with a traditional territory in north-central British Columbia, will be collaborating with
Conifex in supplying hosting services to Greenidge. Under the
initial agreement, Conifex will host 750 miners on behalf of
Greenidge with capacity of approximately 80 PH/s. The agreement
includes consideration for a potential expansion of 25MW of mining
capacity using renewable energy.
"Greenidge is working toward deploying up to 10,000 miners, and
this new partnership with Conifex is an important step in that
direction," said Dave Anderson,
Chief Executive Officer of Greenidge. "This project will expand our
operations and utilize renewable power to do it."
"Greenidge is a proven operator in the bitcoin
mining space and is an ideal partner for us as we expand our
hosting service business in northern British Columbia," said Ken Shields, Chairman and Chief Executive
Officer of Conifex. "We appreciate their confidence in us and look
forward to a successful partnership."
"Tsay Keh Dene Nation has been a
valued partner to Conifex in advancing the high-performance
computing project and they have been instrumental in securing
access to power for the project", Ken
Shields also noted. "We remain committed to building our
relationship with Tsay Keh Dene
and advancing additional high-performance computing projects
About Conifex Timber Inc.
Conifex is a leading forest products company operating in one of
the richest fiber baskets in North
America, northern British
Columbia. One of its strengths is in the integration of a
biomass power plant with the Mackenzie sawmill. This bioenergy
plant takes residual fiber from the mill and forest that would
previously have been burned or decayed (producing GHG emissions in
the process) and generates clean energy for British Columbians.
Since the start of 2020, the Mackenzie sawmill has reduced the
amount of wood waste being landfilled by over 90% through
operational improvements and wood waste recovery transfer to its
About Greenidge Generation Holdings Inc.
Greenidge Generation Holdings Inc. (NASDAQ: GREE) is a
vertically integrated cryptocurrency datacenter and
power generation company
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