New York, June 06, 2022 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE via SEAPRWire.com) — Bit Origin Limited (NASDAQ: BTOG) (“Bit Origin” or the “Company”), an emerging growth company engaged in crypto mining business with diversified expansion strategies, today announced that the Company has entered into a Letter of Intent (“LOI”) with Your Choice 4 CA, Inc.(“YCI”), a U.S. based data center operator managed by 1024 Capital LLC (“1024 Capital”), to lease 1,000 mining spots with three Megawatts(“MW”) of mining power in Marion, Indiana. The potential lease agreement is expected to increase productivity of approximately 12.66 BTCs per month for the Company when all miners are deployed in mid-June 2022 as scheduled.
Pursuant to the LOI, YCI agrees to provide Bit Origin with 1,000 hosting spots, providing approximately 100 PH/s at full capacity. The Company expects to enter into a definitive agreement in the coming days. As the transaction proceeds, the Company will publicly disclose required information either through press releases or SEC filings, as appropriate.
Mr. Tony Lin, Managing Director of 1024 Capital commented, “We are very delighted that Bit Origin selected us as its potential hosting service provider. We look forward to further collaborating with Bit Origin and anticipate that the cooperation will be a start of our long-term and mutually beneficial relationship.”
Mr. Lucas Wang, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of the Company, commented, “1024 Capital is an industry leader in data center operation, and we are excited to expand our Bitcoin mining capacity with this strategic partner. The LOI marks the first step of our cooperation. Leveraging their deep expertise in data center operation and our extensive mining resources worldwide, we expect to further explore cooperation opportunities with 1024 Capital in the future and look forward to establishing a miner alliance in North America.”
About Your Choice 4 CA, Inc. and 1024 Capital LLC
Your Choice 4 CA, Inc. is a US based data center operator managed by 1024 Capital LLC. 1024 Capital LLC is a US based integrated service provider covering energy development, mining site construction, operation & maintenance, founded by a professional team featuring seasoned crypto mining operator and venture capitalist.
About Bit Origin Limited
Bit Origin Limited, formerly known as China Xiangtai Food Co., Ltd., is an emerging growth company operating in the United States and engaged in crypto mining business. The Company is also actively deploying blockchain technologies, alongside diversified expansion strategies. For more information, please visit https://bitorigin.io.
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