tldr; Bitcoin mining consumes 189 TWh of electricity in a single year, compared to 162,194 TWh used for all purposes by the entire world. Bitcoin miners traditionally seek out inexpensive energy sources, including stranded and renewable sources. Bitcoin’s use of renewable energy sources increased 6% in Q2 2022.
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