Russia has made significant strides in the cryptocurrency mining industry, overtaking Kazakhstan to become the world’s second-largest crypto mining country in the first quarter of 2023. According to reports from Kommersant business daily, Russia’s largest bitcoin mining provider, Bitriver, has confirmed that the country’s generating capacity reached 1 gigawatt during this period. The United States continues to hold the top spot as the world’s largest crypto miner, with a massive 3-4 gigawatts of mining capacity.…