Category: World News

Bitcoin Prices Collapse — Again

Bitcoin prices have taken a major downturn in the past 24 hours, dropping to a 3-week low of $2.11 at the MtGox bitcoin exchange.
This was the largest single day sell-off in Bitcoin’s short history, with MtGox reporting a volume late …

Germany Sets Aside $130 Billion for Renewable Energy

German Chancellor Angela Merkel announced on 30 May that Germany, the world’s fourth-largest economy and Europe’s biggest, would shutter all of its 17 nuclear power plants between 2015 and 2022, an extraordinary commitment, given that they currently produce about 28 …