Is mining wasting our energy resources?

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Adriaan Admin

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An argument many no-coiners (people that don't believe or are against cryptocurrency) and environmentalists make is that Bitcoin's mining is wasting enormous amounts of valuable energy resources on its "pointless" calculations to perform its proof of work algorithm. Now there is some good push back that we can give against those arguments based on this research results: https://news.bitcoin.com/researcher-stop-worrying-about-bitcoins-environmental-impact/