How to Reduce Your Internet Carbon Footprint

Originally published at: https://ethical.net/technology/how-to-reduce-your-internet-carbon-footprint/

About three years ago, I found out that the internet has a carbon footprint. While browsing, I clicked on an article about Bitcoin and discovered that mining cryptocurrencies uses unfathomable amounts of energy. In fact, it uses so much processing power that the best option for many cryptocurrencies is to house their servers in Icelandic…