What lies ahead for crypto and blockchain in 2021? Experts answer

It would be fair to admit that after 2020 and all it has put us through, making any predictions for the upcoming year is most likely to be a game of blindfold.

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WEF tests tracking carbon emissions with blockchain technology

The World Economic Forum is progressing with its blockchain-based project tracking of greenhouse gas emissions.
According to a Dec. 15 announcement, the WEF’s Mining and Metals Blockchain Initiative, or MMBI, has released a proof of concept to trace carbon emissions for mining and metals firms.

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Universal Protocol Alliance introduces tradable carbon token

An alliance of crypto firms is introducing tokenized carbon credits for individuals to offset the amount of carbon dioxide they contribute. 
According to a Dec. 1 announcement, the Universal Protocol Alliance, or UPA, has launched a tradable carbon token on a public blockchain.

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World Economic Forum calls blockchain key to sustainable digital finance

The World Economic Forum (WEF) believes blockchain represents a core element of sustainable digital finance — a new paradigm that combines emerging technology with environmentally-conscious business models.

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