A Comparison Of Bitcoin’s Environmental Impact With That Of Gold And Banking

The impacts of gold and banking on the environment relative to Bitcoin are much greater than mainstream narratives suggest. The following is a republishing of Hass McCook’s “Comparing Bitcoin’s Environmental Impact…,” which was first published here. NOTE: The methodology and underlying figures (specifically, emission rates for gold and banking) mentioned Continue Reading

Digital Yuan Launch Draws Near: JD.com Employees Paid in e-CNY, Tencent, Ant, Mastercard Engage With PBoC

China, the world’s most populous country, has jumped leaps and bounds in comparison to a great number of other countries when it comes to the creation of a central bank digital currency. As each day passes, China’s digital yuan is seemingly getting closer to large-scale adoption, as big-name corporations like Continue Reading