Terra's Do Kwon gives insight on how to save the ecosystem

By: Dickson Arinze

Terra's Do Kwon gives insight on how to save the ecosystem

May 17, 2022 5:37 AM

A governance vote on may 18 Asia time will be put up by Terraform Labs on its proposed plan to revive the blockchain. 


On Monday, Do Kwon, co-founder of the worried Terra Luna blockchain, released a revised plan to restore the ecosystem after a combination of significant market volatility and essential protocol design excrescencies wiped out a vast maturity of the blockchain's market cap. As told by Kwon, Terraform Labs will put forth a new governance offer on May 18 to fork the Terra Luna blockchain called Terra (token name LUNA). 

Still, the new chain won't be linked to the TerraUSD (UST) stablecoin. Meanwhile, the old Terra blockchain will continue to live with UST and will be called Terra Classic (LUNC). Under Kwon's plan, if passed, the new LUNA blockchain will go live on May 27. 


Under the offer, new LUNA tokens will be airdropped to LUNC holders, UST holders and essential inventors of the Terra Classic blockchain. In addition, Terraform Labs' wallet with the address terra1dp0taj85ruc299rkdvzp4z5pfg6z6swaed74e6 will be removed from the whitelist for the airdrop, thereby making Terra a completely community- possessed chain. The proposed supply of LUNC is limited at 1 billion, with 25 going to the community pool, 5 to essential inventors and 70 going to LUNC and UST holders at colorful shots of events in May, subject to vesting conditions. 


Before moment, the Luna Foundation Guard, the ecosystems' stewart, unveiled that it has used up an inviting portion of its cryptocurrency reserves trying to defend UST's cut during request sell-off. As a result, it's doubtful that the Terra ecosystem can regain itself without the help of external capital. Changpeng Zhao, CEO of Binance, said that he'd support Terra's community but would like to see further translucency from the reality as to recent events.