Environmental influence of mining

The environmental influence of mining includes erosion, formation of sinkholes, loss of biodiversity, and contamination of soil, groundwater and surface water by chemicals from mining processes. Besides creating environmental harm, the contamination resulting from leakage of chemicals also affects the health of the local population. […]

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The main difference inbetween Bitcoin and Vertcoin is the latter’s resistance to centralized mining and the long term promise of Vertcoin developers to keep it that way.

Vertcoin (VTC) [Two] is a peer-to-peer cryptocurrency and software project. [Two] It is a Bitcoin-like blockchain currency with extra features such spil Stealth Address technology and ASIC resistant Proof-of-work (PoW) function. The main difference inbetween Bitcoin and Vertcoin is the latter’s resistance to centralized mining […]

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