Can the delicate Texas energy grid deal with a cryptomining gold rush?

Fenika Bench

Report-breaking warmth throughout Texas has pushed its fragile energy grid to the brink. However excessive temperatures are doing one thing else within the famously pro-business state: stirring opposition to energy-guzzling crypto miners who’ve flocked there searching for low-cost power and a deregulatory stance. Ten industrial-scale crypto miners now draw from the Texas […]