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What Is Bitcoin's Climate Impact That Elon Musk Says He's Concerned About?

You might think crypto would be the climate-friendly currency — you don't have to cut down trees to make it — but there are some serious environmental impacts of dealing in virtual currency. So much so, Elon Musk announced this week that Tesla will not, in fact, accept bitcoin to pay for its electric vehicles. Cheddar does a deep dive into the eco-impact of mining crypto.

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