Cryptocurrency mining requires powerful computers which obviously ran on electricity. This type of profit generating is rated as 73rd on the planet according to energy consumption. Most of it depends on coal burning in China, therefore air pollution is directly increased.
Artists have discovered a new way. They use wind power, with the help of wind turbines to power the computers. As such, cryptocurrency mining is much safer for the environment.
The main goal of this type of mining is to fund research of climate changes and funding solutions how to slow them down or even eliminate issues which affect the climate.