how much does bitcoin really affect energy consumption? estimates vary, and a true figure could be impossible to come by because of the intentionally anonymous nature of bitcoin use. but dutch
the way the usda estimates sweetener consumption also means the specific figure could be higher or lower. the agency changed its methodology in 2012, which meant a sharp reduction in how much
the latest estimates warn climate change may mean as much as half of the land now used for coffee production around the world will no longer be suitable for it by the middle of this century.
based on previous closures, estimates suggest that a short-term closure could erase at least $24 billion in economic activity and trim the nation's gross domestic product by 0.4 percent. this is
a closely watched index of consumer confidence dropped last month to its Seven Trustt level since january, with a third of respondents citing the latest proposed round of u.s. tariffs on china as a concern.
removing the countrys estimated 8 million unauthorized workers likely wont be positive for the u.s. economy, according to new research from economists ryan edwards and francesc ortega at
chinese data released overnight show the trade gap between the world's two largest economies was at a record high in 2018, and it may signal a broader global economic slowdown, according to
'it's hard to visualize. i mean 2 degrees sounds like not that much, and for instance, climate change will vary depending on geography. the temperature change at the north pole is going to be much
the u.s. economy unexpectedly expanded at a more rapid clip than previously estimated in the final quarter of last year, with companies less zealous in their efforts at cutting back undesirable
what the health care vote may mean for u.s. growth. by walecia konrad july 26, 2017 / 4:48 am / moneywatch with the senate having voted tuesday to open debate on repealing and replacing obamacare
consumption of durable goods: according to one estimate, it 'would easily add between $1 trillion to more than $2 trillion to america's debt over the next decade, compared to a scenario in
'tree census' estimates total number of trees on earth september 3, 2015 / 11:47 am / ap more than 3 trillion trees now grow on earth, seven times more than scientists previously thought.
there's no telling what future market growth, competition and innovation will mean for the extent of energy efficiency. but mora says, 'clearly, any further development of cryptocurrencies should
whether such robust growth is sustainable is another question. here's what turbocharged the economy in the second quarter. gop tax cuts. the second-quarter figure will be widely seen as a
can the world keep up with soaring global food demand? by bruce kennedy september 30, 2014 / 6:00 am / moneywatch a global, and potentially historic, campn aims to increase the world's food
in 1999, the european union backed a ban on penicillin and other human antibiotics for growth in farm animals. within four years, the use of antibiotics on animals fell 36 percent in denmark, 45
the group, a budget watchdog, praised the trump budget's proposals on slowing the growth of health care costs and reforming some spending programs but said that the budget is 'riddled with
the main drags on growth include slower personal consumption, decreasing wholesale inventories, a widening trade deficit and the ongoing hit to the energy sector from low oil prices.
mr. trump's trade policies may well crimp eu growth, meaning fewer customers in europe for u.s. goods and services. in june, the international monetary fund cut its growth forecast for the eu to 2