TITLE

Geothermal Bill Passes in Illinois

PUB. DATE
July 2013
SOURCE
Air Conditioning, Heating & Refrigeration News;7/22/2013, Vol. 249 Issue 12, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the passage of the Senate Bill (SB) 1603, a geothermal bill in Illinois sponsored by the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GE), which removes impediments to financing and the promotion of installing geothermal heat pump (GHP) within the state.
ACCESSION #
89444216

 

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