Bitcoin Mining Guzzles Energy--And Its Carbon Footprint Just Keeps Growing

December 6, 2017

Simply put, bitcoin is slowing the effort to achieve a rapid transition away from fossil fuels. What's more, this is just the beginning. Given its rapidly growing climate footprint, bitcoin is a malignant development, and it's getting worse.

Eric Holthaus


'Like a jet engine winding up': Bitcoin center's noise bothers some in Bonner, Montana

Why did a Bonner, Montana bitcoin company decline a $416,000 state grant?