KYOTO plants 1 million trees pre-launch as it vows to be world’s most sustainable blockchain

Regenerative Finance (ReFi) blockchain pioneer, KYOTO, has undertaken the ambitious endeavor of planting 1 million mangrove trees along the coastlines of Kirepwe, Diani and Shimoni in Kenya and Kigamboni in Tanzania, creating 80 new jobs for the respective local communities in the process. 

The initiative, which completed in July, ahead of the blockchain’s highly-anticipated launch, is a demonstration of KYOTO’s ongoing commitment to making a positive impact on the...

Ethereum decreased its annual CO2 emissions by over 21M tons

Over 109M more trees would have been needed to offset Ethereum’s CO2 emissions prior to its switch to a more efficient consensus.

Ethereum switched to a Proof-of-Stake (PoS) consensus last year in an event called The Merge. Regardless of personal views on Ethereum and the wider blockchain and web3 space, The Merge was broadly seen as an incredible feat of open-source engineering.

The Merge is the first major step on the road to Ethereum 2.0 which aims to tackle the...