Bitcoin Is Culprit Behind Massive Co2 Emission

Researchers from Technical University of Munich (TUM) in Germany have estimated that Bitcoin generates over 22 megatonnes of carbon dioxide annually. Christian Stoll (researcher) said, “Naturally there are bigger factors contributing to climate change. However, the carbon footprint is big enough to make it worth discussing the possibility of regulating cryptocurrency mining in regions where power generation is especially carbon-intensive,”

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