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RT published this video item, entitled “THE VAST ENERGY COST OF MINING FOR BITCOIN” – below is their description.
Many criticize bitcoin because it uses so much electricity. That’s not a failing, says Dominic Frisby, it’s a feature.
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In This Story: Bitcoin
Bitcoin is a cryptocurrency invented in 2008 by an unknown person or group of people using the name Satoshi Nakamoto and started in 2009 when its implementation was released as open-source software.