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Texan Bitcoin miners profit by using less electricity; advocates say all Texans should get the same chance

Bitcoin miner Riot Platforms made headlines over the summer for making millions by selling pre-purchased power back to the grid. The news highlighted how the grid can benefit businesses more than consumers.

Terri Rimmer uses her computer to search for remote jobs and browse the internet in her apartment in Fort Worth on Sept. 9, 2023. A black out curtain on the window helps keep the room cool.

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