" But the information they did provide reveals that these companies' mining operations are significant and growing, have a major impact on climate change, and that federal intervention is necessary"
So, is the follow-up goal to get Microsoft, Steam, Sony, Nintendo etc, to accurately report on how much power their users are consuming while playing their video games? I would think, in toto, all of the online gaming services would be in the same "1.9 million homes" ballpark, maybe even higher. Drip, drip go the melting glaciers.
Then federal oversight of Google, Amazon, Azure and their power usage. Hey, that ocean isn't going to raise itself.
Shouldn't be too hard to also include sports stadiums that light up the night sky for miles. They're probably clubbing baby seals under the bleachers, and nobody knows.
Yep, the feds really need to get on this, pronto, and get all this wasted electricity under control before any more polar bears go hungry. Thankfully, we're in a clear spot right now and nothing much else is going on in the world that the feds need to worry about besides how much power a bunch of scammy, scummy crypto-mining companies are wasting.