The Solana Foundation recently released the Solana Energy Use Report for November 2021. This was aligned with its pursuit of becoming a high-performance blockchain.
The report pointed out that a single Solana transaction requires only 0.00051 kWh or 1,836 joules of energy. Meanwhile, a single Google search requires about 1,080 joules.
While Solana transactions consume less energy than two Google searches, a single eth2 transaction requires 126,000 joules.
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