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Relevant info is at the end of the article :

"The electricity used for Bitcoin produces about 22 megatons of CO2 annually, a study in the scientific journal Joule estimated. That is as much as Kansas City in the US."

Bitcoin = Kansas City




Interesting: Kansas City = Switzerland??? A bit mindblowing if true.




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