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The world’s largest cryptocurrency by market cap is down nearly 40% from its all-time high. And even good news doesn’t add to the price.
June 17, 2021 at 6:31 a.m. UTC · 2 minutes read
Bitcoin price topped $ 40,000 for the first time in the past two weeks when Tesla CEO Elon Musk joined the chorus for green alternatives to crypto mining.
Musk tweeted last week that Tesla will again accept Bitcoin as a form of payment after 50% of miners switched to greener alternatives to Bitcoin mining. Electricity consumption has been a controversial topic lately, criticized from several quarters and generating bad press for Bitcoin.
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