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Bitcoin Has a Filthy Secret (of the Environmental Kind)

Bitcoin has created a bonanza, but its growth comes at a terrible price

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“If you’re seeing Bitcoin on a bus, it’s time to buy.” An advert on London’s double-decker buses hints at the cryptocurrencies' remarkable rise to power in a few years.




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Paul Abela, MSc

Paul Abela, MSc

Blogger and systems thinker | Place a lens on the social, economic and political causes of the climate crisis | Visit my website and blog at

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