Running the miner will increase your computer’s energy consumption based on a number of different factors including, the amount of computing power you are using, time spent running the miner, type of hardware utilized, and the price of the underlying cryptocurrency. 

Based on a study we performed in August of 2018, one should expect about 50% electricity costs compared to the amount of USD you generated.  For example, if a user generates $1.00 USD they will spend $.50 in added electricity costs.  Please click below to view the Electricity Impact study.  

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