Crypto Currency Creates Local Job Opportunities

Chad Hansel, Director of Operations for GRIID, shared his thoughts on the company’s presence and future here in Union County.

Visiting the company website, you will learn that they are an American infrastructure company that procures low-cost, renewable energy to build, manage, and operate their growing portfolio of vertically integrated bitcoin mining facilities. Hansel further explains that they are a blockchain data center, blockchains being the crypto part of cryptocurrency that verifies the transaction and keeps it secure when transferring from one entity to another. Those shipping container-looking units are full of computers crunching numbers for encryption such as crypto coin.