LAS VEGAS, Oct. 04, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — CleanSpark, Inc. (Nasdaq: CLSK) (the “Company” or “CleanSpark”), America’s Bitcoin Miner™, today released an unverified bitcoin mining and transaction update. Calendar year ending September 30, 2022.
“This month we experienced impressive growth, increasing our hash rate by 21% in one month. Our success is a direct result of our extraordinary teams working to maintain CleanSpark’s coveted position among the top five publicly traded mining companies in North America. In fact, by many measures, including monthly bitcoin production, we are firmly in the top three and intend to remain there as we build our way out of the current market conditions,” said CEO Zach Bradford.
“Our bitcoin balance increased by 13% month over month, making it one of the largest monthly increases in HODL since we started releasing monthly mining updates. While we continue our strategy of deploying bitcoin to fund our growth and operations, the increase in our bitcoin treasury is a testament to our growth strategy. The increase in our HODL balance sheet is a direct reflection of our free cash flow resulting from our recent acquisitions, low operating costs and minimal debt service,” said Chief Financial Officer Gary A. Vecchiarelli.
Bitcoin Mining & Operations Update (unverified)
- Bitcoin mined in September: 448, up 13% since August 2022
- Bitcoin mined calendar year to date: 3,090
- Total BTC holdings as of September 30: 594, a 13% increase in HODL balance
- Total BTC converted for transactions and growth in September: 380 or 2% less than August 2022
- It currently has a fleet of over 42,000 next generation bitcoin miners deployed with a hashrate of 4.16 EH/s, up 21% from August 2022 and 316% from September 2021.
The company funded growth and operations by selling 380 bitcoins in September 2022 at an average value of approximately $19,783 per BTC. BTC sales equate to roughly $7.5 million in revenue. Daily mined BTC reached 16.74 in September.
CleanSpark (NASDAQ: CLSK ) is an American bitcoin miner. Since 2014, we’ve been helping people achieve energy independence for their homes and businesses. In 2020, we began applying this experience to develop a sustainable infrastructure for Bitcoin, an essential tool for financial independence and inclusion. We strive to leave the planet better than we found it by investing in low-carbon energy such as wind, solar, nuclear and hydro. We foster trust and transparency between our employees, the communities in which we operate, and the people around the world who depend on Bitcoin. CleanSpark is a Forbes 2022 America’s Best Small Company and ranked 44th on the Financial Times list of the 500 fastest growing companies in the Americas. For more information about CleanSpark, visit our website at www.cleanspark.com.
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