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⚡ Spanish Embassy in Crypto Community Spotlight
⚡ AI and Cryptocurrency Energy Usage Expected to Skyrocket
Cryptocurrencies, primarily due to their mining processes, are projected to boost their energy consumption by at least 40% within the next two years. Concurrently, the energy expenditure for AI apps is set to increase tenfold. These findings come from the International Energy Agency's recent report.
📣 FinCEN Unveils Crypto Statistics in Human Trafficking
The U.S. Financial Crimes Enforcement Network (FinCEN) has released a report that unveils statistics on the use of various cryptocurrencies in crimes related to human trafficking and the sexual exploitation of children between 2020 and 2021. Throughout this period, the criminal funds identified amounted to $412 million.