How EIP 1559 Has Affected Fees on Ethereum

Feb 17, 2022

Since EIP 1559 was activated in early August 2021, every block now has a set base fee that must be paid in ether in order to be included in a block. Chart of the Day highlights this muted volatility, showing falling gas prices month over month and daily transactions trending downward by about 40% since last November. Christine Lee explains the data on “All About ETH,” live from Ethereum Denver 2022.