How Bitcoin Fares as an ESG Asset

  • Environmental — how does the asset impact the environment? E.g. pollution, energy usage, greenhouse gas emissions, damage to wildlife, and consumption of limited resources
  • Social — how does the asset affect living conditions and personal freedoms? E.g. charity efforts, lobbying, human rights, working conditions, and equality
  • Governance — is the asset fairly governed? E.g. is it democratic in its revenue sharing, transparent in its accounting, or operating using dubious business practices or unethically

Cryptocurrencies and Governance

Bitcoin’s Positive ESG Factors

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Bitcoin’s Perceived Negative Factors

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Can Crypto be Sustainable?

Bitcoin’s ESG Future

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