TITLE

Geothermal heats up

AUTHOR(S)
Jeffries, Adrianne
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Oregon Business Magazine;May2010, Vol. 33 Issue 5, p12
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article implies that renaissance in geothermal exploration in Oregon, has been spurred by cheaper technology, stimulus funding and interest in renewable power, after decades of failed attempts. In February 2010, a 280-kilowatt demonstration-sized power plant at Oregon Institute of Technology (OIT) became the first functioning geothermal power plant in the state since 1982. 2,195 potential sources of geothermal energy have been identified by OIT in Oregon.
ACCESSION #
50801694

 

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