Aussie Beer Can Now Be Exchanged for Excess Solar in New Program Involving Blockchain
The program has been developed in partnership with Victoria Bitter, retailer Diamond Energy and blockchain startup Power Ledger.
A Beijing municipal bureau sent an emergency notice to local data centers, asking about crypto mining operations.
What’s essential is situating bitcoin mining and energy in a larger context.
PG&E, OKCoin, ShapeShift, CoinGecko, Band Protocol. One of these MouseBelt enlistees is not like the others.
Bitcoin does consume a lot of energy, but it also incentivizes renewable energy through improving economics and distribution.
Larsen said PoW is a massive drain on power consumption and a "growing source" of CO2 emissions.