The Czech gas company Pražská plynárenská has announced plans to start from next month receive payment for their services in bitcoins. It is expected that this opportunity will be open to all 420 thousand customers gas supplier, and at the time of payment, the bitcoins are immediately converted into Czech Koruna.
In addition to supplying the Prague gas company engaged in the maintenance of electrical and heating appliances, telecommunications equipment, transportation, and is included in several IT projects. The head of the Pražská plynárenská Paul Janacek (Pavel Janeček) believes that the introduction of bitcoin payments will attract young customers.
Recall that in Prague is actively engaged in the implementation of cryptocurrencies in different spheres of life. Recently, cryptomite installed in the subway. In addition to the growing number of blockchain startups the city has the world’s only Bitcoin cafe and coworking PaperHub and the Institute of cryoenergy provide training in the basics of understanding of the cryptocurrency market.