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    Quote Originally Posted by Ian Murray View Post
    How many people understand cryptocurrencies? Still, those directly affected are protesting:

    Bitcoin protests in El Salvador against cryptocurrency as legal tender
    I hope they stop mining..I've already stopped investing into it...at least for now...but happy with current surplus I've made

    P.S waiting for Greta to finish school and learn what crypto is..may be then she will start protesting too.
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    Quote Originally Posted by MichaelBaron View Post
    I wonder why nobody protests against Crypto-mining as loudly as they do against other forms of emissions....not that fashionable to protest it I guess...
    Probably for the same reason that Sri Lanka's emissions are not a big deal: "Bitcoin production is estimated to generate between 22 and 22.9 million metric tons of carbon dioxide emissions a year, or between the levels produced by Jordan and Sri Lanka, a 2019 study in scientific journal Joule found."

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