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Chris Larsen: BTC Mining Needs to Be More Environmentally Friendly | Live Bitcoin News

Chris Larsen: BTC Mining Needs to Be More Environmentally Friendly | Live Bitcoin News


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Ripple co-creator Chris Larsen believes that unless bitcoin changes itself to be more environmentally friendly, all hope for the world’s largest and most popular digital currency is lost.

Bitcoin mining has been the object of criticism amongst environmentalists, who say that the energy usage has gotten out of control.

Right now, it is being said that bitcoin mining requires more electricity that what is needed to power countries such as Iceland and Argentina.

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