climate change

Environment Technology Future (DALL-E/CoinDesk)
Ethereum Software Firm ConsenSys Co-Launches Ethereum Climate Platform
The initiative aims to address Ethereum’s excess energy consumption before it went through the Merge.
Environment Technology Future (DALL-E/CoinDesk)

CDCROP: Bird's Nest Light Bulb Cage (Eliza Gkritsi)
In the Colombian Andes, Figuring Out How Crypto Can Save the Climate
Earnest eco-crypto nerds at a three-day retreat attempted to resolve interoperability among crypto-climate projects.
CDCROP: Bird's Nest Light Bulb Cage (Eliza Gkritsi)

(Sid Jha)
dClimate: Smart Contracts for the Warming World
dClimate’s Sid Jha, a speaker at CoinDesk’s IDEAS conference, is a decentralized marketplace for climate-related data.
(Sid Jha)

Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Moscow-appointed heads of four Ukrainian regions, partially occupied by Russia, at the Grand Kremlin Palace on September 30, 2022, in Moscow. Putin's kleptocratic autocracy has benefitted his network of cronies, but is dramatically cutting Russian citizens off from the rest of the world. (Contributor#8523328/Getty Images)
Deglobalization Is Happening. Crypto Is Part of the Answer
The rise of a common global financial infrastructure will continue as the international landscape becomes even more fragmented by war and disaster.
Russian President Vladimir Putin meets with Moscow-appointed heads of four Ukrainian regions, partially occupied by Russia, at the Grand Kremlin Palace on September 30, 2022, in Moscow. Putin's kleptocratic autocracy has benefitted his network of cronies, but is dramatically cutting Russian citizens off from the rest of the world. (Contributor#8523328/Getty Images)

Money Reimagined Podcast Cover
Blockchains, Climate Change and the Trading of Carbon Credits
The excitement around the new Web3 Stack, the ReFi ecosystem and carbon system for a healthier climate.
Money Reimagined Podcast Cover

The Greenidge Generation facility in Dresden New York. (CoinDesk)
New York Environmental Regulators Deny Greenidge’s Power Plant Permit
Greenidge Generation has been in hot water with environmentalists for its use of fossil fuels to power its bitcoin mining operation on New York’s Seneca Lake.
The Greenidge Generation facility in Dresden New York. (CoinDesk)

The White House
US and EU Look to Blockchain to Track Greenhouse Gas Emissions
The U.S.-EU Trade and Technology Council’s Climate and Clean Tech working group announced its aims in a joint document published Monday.
The White House

New York State Capitol
Crypto Mining Moratorium Faces Stiff Headwinds in Albany
The New York State Assembly voted to pass the bill last week, but a fresh wave of opposition from industry and lawmakers alike could make the Senate battle much more difficult.
New York State Capitol

ETHDenver registration line
ETHDenver Shows Not All Crypto Communities Are the Same
In a day focused on reforming economics and society, ETHheads discussed "public goods," Schelling Points and how DAOs can return power to the people.
ETHDenver registration line

Costa Rica (Sterlinglanier Lanier/Unsplash)
Chia Network to Help Costa Rican Government Track Climate Change
The blockchain and smart transaction platform will supply technical services for the Central American country’s climate change metrics system.
Costa Rica (Sterlinglanier Lanier/Unsplash)