Paul Monsour

As Kentucky’s largest coal producer mines Bitcoin, its power discounts draw scrutiny

BY: - June 13, 2023

Union County in Western Kentucky has been the state’s top coal-producer for years, mining more than 10 million tons in 2022. Something else is being mined in Union County: Bitcoin. In both cases, the mining is done by Alliance Resource Partners (ARP) headed by Joseph Craft III, whose wife Kelly Craft, just lost an expensive […]