Tonight, the BTC / USD rate fell by 16% immediately after the message that Tesla refuses to sell cars for bitcoins because “we arethe growing use of carbon fuels in Bitcoin mining and transactions, especially in coal. " The post also notes that "cryptocurrency is a good idea on many levels and we believe in a promising future, but we cannot do it at the cost of harm to the environment ... We will also look for a crypto that uses less than 1% of Bitcoin's energy."
01:06 MSK tweet Mask: https://twitter.com/elonmusk/status/1392602041025843203
CNBC believed that Musk's tweet cost the crypto market a decrease in capitalization by $ 365 billion.
Earlier, the CEO of Ripple said: confirming 1 transaction on the BTC network is equivalent to burning 75 gallons of gasoline. XRP is 100,000 more efficient