Climate-change focused Klima DAO has accumulated over 9 million tonnes of carbon offsets according to a Nov. 8 announcement. The USD value of those offsets has surpassed $100 million.In a blog post, the project explained that those offsets are equivalent to the annual emissions of Georgia, Jamaica, or Papua New Guinea. The Klima DAO protocol aims to increase the price … [Read more...] about Klima DAO accumulates $100M of carbon offsets, aims to drive up price
Are carbon offsets good enough?
As global leaders discuss what needs to be done to address the concerns surrounding climate change at the COP26 summit in Glasgow, Scotland, businesses throughout the world are looking to achieve carbon neutrality. Environmental impact has been a hot topic in the crypto sector with renaming it as being a top priority.Earlier this year, electric car maker Tesla started accepting … [Read more...] about Are carbon offsets good enough?
Carbon Offsets Are a Distraction for Crypto
BitMEX took a somewhat heterodox approach to measuring bitcoin’s carbon footprint, deciding to put a kilowatt figure on transaction volume. (Many industry activists have said you cannot compare Bitcoin, a base layer monetary network, to Visa, a payments rail, when it comes to transactions and energy use; Visa, by transaction count, has a far less intensive energy … [Read more...] about Carbon Offsets Are a Distraction for Crypto
NFTs for Trump-haters, carbon offsets, fractionalized CryptoPunks and more
A group of anon uni students has come up with a way to hit former President Donald Trump where it hurts: by using his Tweets against him to raise money for charities they believe he "despises."'Strategic Meme Group Incorporated' has set up the website Drumpfs.io to sell Trump's tweets, at least as recorded by the Trump Twitter Archive. However, there's no digital certificate of … [Read more...] about NFTs for Trump-haters, carbon offsets, fractionalized CryptoPunks and more