Jan 06 2021

How Large-Scale Bitcoin Mining Is Driving Clean Energy Innovation

published by Marco Streng
in blog Bitcoin Magazine
original entryHow Large-Scale Bitcoin Mining Is Driving Clean Energy Innovation

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Energy consumption from Bitcoin mining is massive, and people are taking notice. The increases have been scaling fast, with mining energy usage quickly surpassing the totals of small countries. And many see this ever-increasing carbon footprint as a threat to climate change. But it's no threat. In fact, increasing energy usage might save the plant. Bitcoin Mining Energy...