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The goal of the Breakthrough Agenda, is to ensure that clean technology is the most attractive, accessible, and affordable choice for all around the world in each of the most polluting sectors by the time we reach 2030, especially supporting the developing world so that they can access the tools and innovation that are required to make the switch to net zero. Bitcoin has garnered a lot of attention this year, thanks to its rapid price hikes and retracements. This has left a lot of investors asking whether the digital asset is something they should be adding to their portfolios.  Are you wondering whether you should start investing in Bitcoin? Keep reading to find out whether Bitcoin is a wise option in a modern-day portfolio, or whether it is a gamble. 
Types of cryptocurrency coins including Bitcoin, Ripple and Ethereum
The goal of the Breakthrough Agenda, is to ensure that clean technology is the most attractive, accessible, and affordable choice for all around the world in each of the most polluting sectors by the time we reach 2030, especially supporting the developing world so that they can access the tools and innovation that are required to make the switch to net zero. Bitcoin has garnered a lot of attention this year, thanks to its rapid price hikes and retracements. This has left a lot of investors asking whether the digital asset is something they should be adding to their portfolios.  Are you wondering whether you should start investing in Bitcoin? Keep reading to find out whether Bitcoin is a wise option in a modern-day portfolio, or whether it is a gamble. 
COP26 and Mawsons Goal towards Net Zero: image of hands holding a plant
Just like a standard wallet holds your regular currency, a Bitcoin wallet stores your cryptocurrency. When you purchase digital currency, you have the option of leaving “keys” to your Bitcoin in your account as a way of storage. While your key can be used as a wallet, it is the equivalent of allowing others access to your debit card or bank account. To control your keys, you need a Bitcoin wallet.
What is a Bitcoin wallet? Bitcoin coins in wallet on yellow background
In 2021, the digital assets data and infrastructure landscape is looking strong and set to continue growing and evolving. Some of the changes this year include new ways to make use of digital assets, the growth in popularity of existing assets, and a focus on energy usage in the digital assets market.
Photo of MDC technology, example of how the digital landscape is changing
In its recent report, the Senate Committee on Australia as a Technology and Financial Center (ATFC) has made a series of recommendations that will provide greater regulation for digital assets in Australia. One of the most significant recommendations is a tax discount for crypto miners who use renewable energy - something that Mawson is already committed to as we launch our first site in the country that will be powered by 100% renewable energy.
How the tax break will effect miners
According to reports, roughly 17% of adult Americans own Bitcoin. What's more, 75% of survey respondents report that they want to learn more about products like Bitcoin annuities and Bitcoin life insurance.  Bitcoin has garnered a lot of attention this year, thanks to its rapid price hikes and retracements. This has left a lot of investors asking whether the digital asset is something they should be adding to their portfolios.  Are you wondering whether you should start investing in Bitcoin? Keep reading to find out whether Bitcoin is a wise option in a modern-day portfolio, or whether it is a gamble. 
Bitcoin Investing
ETF stands for Exchange Traded Fund. It is an investment fund that tracks an index, commodity, or other assets, which can be bought and sold on a stock exchange. The Proshares Bitcoin Strategy ETF (ticker: BITO) was recently approved by the SEC
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As awareness of Bitcoin has grown, so too have concerns about its energy usage. In this note we take a look at the scale and composition of Bitcoin’s energy consumption, show how Bitcoin miners are already acting as marginal buyers for stranded energy producers, and explore how Mawson is working to make Bitcoin mining a key part of our clean energy future.
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