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IRA One Year In

By Nicola Phillips, Contributing Writer In August, the Inflation Reduction Act (IRA) turned one. In the last year, as the IRA… Read more »


Should Industries Pay Taxes for the Costs They Impose on Society? On Bitcoin Mining, the DAME Tax, and Hypocrisy 

By John Belizaire, CEO, and Nicola Phillips, Contributing Writer In early May of this year, the White House released its 2024… Read more »


A Tour of the Bitcoin-Energy Debate in 2022: Part 3

In Part 2 of this 4-part series, we covered the changing electric grid in Texas, the growth of institutional investment… Read more »


A Tour of the Bitcoin-Energy Debate in 2022: Part 2

In Part 1 of this 4-part series, we covered some of our most notable moments in the first quarter of… Read more »


A Tour of the Bitcoin-Energy Debate in 2022: Part 1

For many policymakers, entrepreneurs, and investors, Bitcoin’s energy consumption was an inescapable debate in 2022.  As the year progressed, the… Read more »


An Inside Look at the CHIPS Act with John Dearie

Listen now on Apple | Spotify | SimpleCast Today, we’re getting a unique perspective on entrepreneurship. John Dearie joins us… Read more »


Climate Damage Spillover

by Nicola Phillips, Copywriter For 200 years, roughly since the Industrial Revolution, climate change has followed an inexorable path of cause-and-effect.… Read more »


The CHIPS Act: How We Got Here, and What Happens Next

by Nicola Phillips, Copywriter Last October, semiconductor manufacturer GlobalFoundries listed on Nasdaq, becoming the largest US IPO in 2021 by… Read more »


The White House Crypto Assets Report Supports Soluna’s Business Model

by Nicola Phillips, Copywriter Last Thursday, the White House Office of Science and Technology Policy (OSTP) published a report on crypto-assets and their… Read more »


Before the Inflation Reduction Act, There Was the 2009 Recovery Act

by Nicola Phillips, Copywriter Thirteen years ago, Congress made its last big investment in climate action. The American Recovery and Reinvestment… Read more »


How the Grid Will Change Under the Inflation Reduction Act

The Inflation Reduction Act is at its core a climate bill. While it does lower prescription drug costs, make healthcare… Read more »


Soluna Computing Responds to White House Request for Information: Climate Implications of Digital Assets

(To download this response, click here.) May 9, 2022 To Whom it May Concern: Thank you for the opportunity to submit… Read more »