Bitcoin mining generates as much CO2 as a small country, but it could be remedied, study estimates Bitcoin mining generates as much CO2 as a small country, but it could be remedied, study estimates theblockcrypto

The newest study on bitcoin’s energy consumption estimates that about 22 megatons in CO2 emissions are generated per year, Wired reports; approximately equivalent to the carbon footprint of Jordan, Sri Lanka, or Kansas City.

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