May 25, 2022

Rosseti revealed the theft of electricity for mining in the amount of over 1 million rubles


Karolina Salinger

Representatives of the Pskov branch of the company Rosseti North-West found an illegal cryptocurrency farm. This was reported on the official website.

The farm was identified in a hangar on the territory of the production base. Attackers damaged the antimagnetic seal on the electricity meter and installed a magnet for unaccounted consumption.

The damage from the activities of the farm exceeded 1.25 million rubles, the company calculated. Farm organizers face up to five years in prison.

Recall that in April Rosseti North-West found an illegal mining farm in the Novgorod Region organized at a poultry farm. The damage amounted to 118 million rubles.