China’s Sichuan, Known For Spicy Food, Becoming Bitcoin Mining Capital

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It turns out Sichuan province, a southwestern region of China nestled between the Himalayas and Yungui plateau, best known for its flaming spicy food, is becoming the capital of the nation’s, and possibly the world’s bitcoin mining industry.

Bitcoin mines, those that run computational processes in order to receive Bitcoins in return, have moved to the mountainous areas of Sichuan to take advantage of its cheap electricity, low population density and moderate climate.

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