Texas Republicans Want To Make The State The Center Of The Cryptocurrency Universe

Texas Republicans Want To Make The State The Center Of The Cryptocurrency Universe
Lyle Theriot, Chief Operating Officer at Whinstone's Rockdale facility, leads a tour on Oct. 22, 2021.

A “very natural synergy”

The "heat aisle" at Whinstone's Rockdale facility where heat generated by computers escapes the building on Oct. 22, 2021

Energy, environment and market volatility

Power lines outside of Whinstone's Rockdale facility on Oct. 22, 2021.

Looking ahead

This article was written by JAMES POLLARD of The Texas Tribune.  The Texas Tribune is a nonpartisan, nonprofit media organization that informs Texans — and engages with them – about public policy, politics, government and statewide issues.  This article originally appeared at: https://www.texastribune.org/2021/10/28/texas-republicans-blockchain-bitcoin/