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So, apparently it doesn’t matter where the electricity comes from - coal, gas, 100% renewable, etc. If the government doesn’t like how you USE the energy, you’ll be penalized. Oh, and just wait until they add a CBDC... https://t.co/ut5cUA6YkB
— Brian Quintenz (@BrianQuintenz) May 2, 2023
Yes, energy use is a concern (though somewhat overstated), but bitcoin mining uses about the same as video games and no one is calling for a ban on those. The environmental argument is a selective pretext to suppress anything that threatens elite power structures. Bitcoin, for…
— Robert F. Kennedy Jr (@RobertKennedyJr) May 3, 2023