Controllable Load Resource (“CLR”) Market Leader Lancium Files Patent Infringement Lawsuit Against Layer1
August 14, 2020

Houston — Lancium LLC, the leader in data center power ramping software, today filed a lawsuit alleging patent infringement against Layer1 Technologies, Inc. in the Western District of Texas.

The lawsuit alleges that Layer1 infringes multiple claims of U.S. Patent No. 10,608,433 “by manufacturing, using, offering to sell, selling, and/or importing infringing systems and methods for adjusting power consumption utilized in or by at least Layer1’s Bitcoin mining facilities.”

Lancium began developing power ramping innovations in 2017.

“We are the first load only CLR and we are dedicated to strengthening Texas’ and the nation’s grid,” said Lancium CEO Michael McNamara. “We developed and continue to develop and protect our revolutionary technology. We will also aggressively defend this intellectual property.”

About Lancium

Lancium is a technology company creating software, technical solutions and energy infrastructure that together are decarbonizing the grid. Lancium strives to be the leader in green, low-cost infrastructure that will power the next generation of cryptocurrency mining and other distributed energy-intensive applications. Its solutions help ensure that renewable energy can power our future. Lancium has numerous issued and pending patents. For more information visit, and follow Lancium on Twitter and LinkedIn.