Article on Medium platform for Cryptocurrency company.
Bitcoin — Pollution vs Sustainability
The virtual ‘mining’ of Bitcoins and other electronic forms (acquiring coins/tokens by applying computer algorithms), has now reached epic proportions as the market explodes in a virtual gold rush. This expansion will only continue to grow. Demands for computer power are now driving incredible energy consumption equalling the power usage of small nations with no end in sight. Mining Bitcoins and other digital currencies present a serious environmental problem — a challenge Ecora wants to counteract with a logical and simple solution.
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