At the start of August, 2017, several media were granted access to one of the world’s largest Bitcoin mines, located in Inner Mongolia (China), operated by Bitmain Technologies. Bitcoin mines typically keep their operations private
As of today, an estimate of Bitcoin’s carbon footprint has been added to the Bitcoin Energy Consumption Index.
Digiconomist is committed to promoting (the development of) sustainable blockchain technology.
Bitcoin exchange MtGox might be revived, and the SegWit2x fork seems to have officially failed.
One of the earliest investigations into the energy consumption of the Bitcoin network was conducted by Karl J. O’Dwyer and David Malone
Bitcoin fork SegWit2x has been abandoned, and access to $300 million worth of Ethereum has been blocked due to a bug in Parity.