Bill Gates says he's not bullish on bitcoin as it uses 'a lot of energy' - and warns people who aren't as rich as Elon Musk against buying into the boom

Feb 23, 2021 - Business Insider

Bill Gates, the world's third-richest person, is not a fan of bitcoin, partly for environmental reasons. 

According to the billionaire, not only does bitcoin use a lot of energy, it can also cause trouble for investors who may not have much money to spare, given how volatile its price is.

"Elon has tons of money and he's very sophisticated, so I don't worry that his Bitcoin will sort of randomly go up or down," Gates told Bloomberg ...