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Photos: Life inside of China’s massive and remote bitcoin mines



Bitcoin mine owner Liu, 29, stands in front of a wall of cooling fans at his mine where he houses and operates mining machines for miners who do not want to move to rural Sichuan. (Liu Xingzhe/ChinaFile/EPA) 
Taking advantage of the cheap and plentiful hydroelectric power that an army of computers require, bitcoin mining is spreading in remote parts of China’s Sichuan province. In dark and isolated warehouses, bitcoin mining machines hum along solving equations to produce the highly valued cryptocurrency. 

Bitcoin miner Kun walks in between aisles of mining machines in Sichuan. (Liu Xingzhe/ChinaFile/EPA)
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