One of the primary complaints against cryptocurrency in general is that it’s incredibly energy intensive. Ethereum, however, is making moves to make the technology more energy efficient. Ethereum 2.0 — an updated version of the blockchain — set to roll out later this year or early next year. It claims to use 99.95% less energy than the technology that’s currently in place.
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