The Hut 8 bitcoin mine in Medicine Hat, Alta., uses as much electricity on a typical day as the entire city of 60,000, and most of the electricity is produced by fossil fuels.
Source: CBC News
Date: November 2nd, 2018
1) Do you understand what “bitcoin mining” is? If not, I have an article here: https://missoulacurrent.com/opinion/2018/03/firth-bitcoin-investment/
2) What other companies do you use that contribute greatly to climate change (think about companies that have lots of servers to deliver the service to you, like Facebook)