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China’s first carbon offset blockchain launched in Tianjin

Tianjin, famous for its vast oil refineries, launched China’s first carbon offset blockchain. This coincided with the development of the country’s carbon trading platform. A carbon offset is a reduction in the emission of carbon dioxide or other greenhouse gases. The announcement was made by the Tianjin City Pollutant Control Center at a news conference…
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Ether, on Winning Streak, Surges to Record Over $3.2K, Tops Bank of America on Market Cap

Ether’s milestone comes with surging trader interest in the leading smart-contracts blockchain. Ether (ETH), the native cryptocurrency of the Ethereum blockchain, surged Monday to a new record price of over $3,200 amid fresh speculation the network’s value might soar as more traders warm to the potential of decentralized finance, known as DeFi, and other uses…
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WeWork Accepting Crypto as Form of Payment

Office-sharing provider WeWork said Tuesday it is accepting some kinds of cryptocurrency as a form of payment. The office-sharing provider will hold the cryptocurrency on its balance sheet and pay landlords and third-party partners in crypto In its announcement, WeWork said Coinbase (NASDAQ: COIN) will be its first member company to use cryptocurrency as payment…
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