VANCOUVER, BC, CANADA,MAY 13, 2021, LINK GLOBAL TECHNOLOGIES INC. (CSE: LNK; FRA: LGT; OTC: LGLOF) (“LINK” or the “Company”), an innovative power and infrastructure solutions provider for Bitcoin mining, and data hosting operations.
In a post on Twitter, May 12, 2021, Elon Musk expressed his concern about the cost of Bitcoin mining to the environment, suspending Tesla vehicle payments using Cryptocurrency.
Tesla & Bitcoin pic.twitter.com/YSswJmVZhP
— Elon Musk (@elonmusk) May 12, 2021
In an open letter, Link Global CEO Stephen Jenkins addresses Mr. Musk’s concerns:
We at Link Global agree with Elon Musk concerning “dirty” Bitcoin mining through coal plants. We should all be concerned about the continued use of coal to generate power for any purpose, not just bitcoin mining.
The digital currency system, and the World Financial System, require an immense amount of energy to operate, whether it is banks running computers 24/7 or Bitcoin operations running computers 24/7. The need for reliable energy is endless.
LINK GLOBAL is actively taking steps to forge an innovative way forward by following the 3R’s of recycling.Latest Deck
Reduce, Reuse, Recycle.
How do we reduce?
As previously announced Link Global is in a binding LOI for energy-reducing IP that will reduce the consumption of power required by over 25% in bitcoin mining and has application outside of that, in data centers, which consume over double the amount of energy than Bitcoin mining does.
Link is also involved with Neptune Digital to build a hybrid site that profiles the use of Solar, Wind and natural gas to provide a novel solution to the mining community
How do we reuse?
Link Global reuses old dormant gas facilities, potentially leaking methane into the environment. Methane is a greenhouse gas (“GHG”) that is 80 times more dangerous to the environment than carbon dioxide in terms of its GHG emissions contribution.
Beneficial methane destruction has proven quantifiable benefits recognized by agencies worldwide as a viable method to contain GHG’s.
How do we recycle?
Link is working on solutions to use waste heat to serve tertiary purposes such as low-grade energy for greenhouses and provide further energy opportunities such as Organic Rankine Cycle electricity. The low-temperature heat is converted into useful work, that can itself be converted into electricity.
These innovations are encouraged by the culture of the bitcoin mining industry. We all have the same goals; clean air and clean water, leading to a new age for digital currency mining.
Chief Executive Officer & Director
About Link Global Technologies Inc.
Link is engaged in providing infrastructure and operating expertise for digital mining and data hosting operations. Link’s objectives include locating and securing, for lease and option to purchase, properties with access to low-cost, reliable power, and deploying this low-cost power to conduct digital mining and supply clean energy and infrastructure for other data-hosting services.
On behalf of Link Global Technologies Inc.
Chief Executive Officer & Director
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