People don't seem to understand this...

in #bitcoin6 days ago

An increase in usage and transactions doesn't necessarily increase Bitcoin's energy consumption

The energy consumption is all based on the total network hashrate.

As the hashrate goes up, more and more resources are put to work mining bitcoin.

People seem to think if more people use it then it will consume even more energy, but that isn't necessarily true:

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(Source: https://twitter.com/BitcoinMagazine/status/1417884393008476162)

It's time to educate them!