Is Bitcoin Destroying the Planet? (Cryptographic)

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March 9, 2018

Do you have any thoughts on our Infographic? We would love to hear them below!

Sources

The Guardian -Bitcoin’s energy usage is huge – we can’t afford to ignore it

Grist – Bitcoin could cost us our clean-energy future

Wired – The Hard Math Behind Bitcoin’s Global Warming Problem

Bitcoin Network Hash Rate

Efficiency of Last Gen Mining Rigs

KWh to BTU conversion

Carbon Footprint of Coal per BTU

Cheeseburger Carbon Footprint

Lazard’s Levelized Cost of Energy 2017

One thought on “Is Bitcoin Destroying the Planet? (Cryptographic)

  1. Mostly good except for one point, we produce most of our electricty here in Iceland from hydropower, geothermal is mostly for heating homes and swimming pools not elecrtic generation.

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