Musk says Tesla to use bitcoin transactions when mining cleaner
The transactions will start back up 'when there’s confirmation of reasonable (~50%) clean energy usage by miners with positive future trend,' Musk said after confirming the electric-car maker had sold about 10% of its Bitcoin holdings
Tesla Inc. will resume allowing Bitcoin transactions when mining the digital coin is done with more clean energy, Elon Musk said in a tweet Sunday.
The cryptocurrency was up 4.1% to $37,494.43 as of 2:59 p.m. in New York. The billionaire has whipsawed Bitcoin and other digital tokens with a string of social media posts in the past few months.
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