Published on May 18th, 2018 | by bitcoin0
Bitcoin will produce as much power as austria by december
Rather, the opposite has been happening, giving environmentalists (and anyone but the most adamant cryptobros) cause for concern.
That’s one two-hundredth of all the electricity used on the planet.
And not a “we’re gonna take back the financial markets and build a better tomorrow!” kind of impact.
Because again, in the next six months we may see Bitcoin using as much electricity as a major industrialized nation.
Disclosure: Several members of the Futurism team, including the editors of this piece, are personal investors in a number of cryptocurrency markets.