Economist Alex de Vries, who published an article on “Bitcoin’s Growing Energy Problem,” yesterday, May 16, in scientific journal Joule, told the Independent that Bitcoin (BTC) mining will use 0.5 percent of the world’s energy by 2018.
Most of the multi-billion corporations such as Facebook, Netflix, and Amazon have not yet made any comments about blockchain and Bitcoin to the users.
Bond trading is now more transparent and speedy in Russia after the launch of a blockchain based platform
JPMorgan co-president Jerry Pinto confirmed the bank was “looking into” the Bitcoin space May 16, saying cryptocurrency “will play a role” in the future.
IBM announced a partnership with Veridium Labs to tokenize carbon credits that will allow companies to track their carbon footprint with blockchain yesterday, May 15.
DNV has partnered with a blockchain startup to develop a blockchain platform
Wyoming is attracting crypto related companies through friendly laws
Blockchain is taking over supply chain because of its transparency and effectiveness
More Wall Street executives continue to join the Blockchain sector