Saturday, May 23, 2009

Don't Neglect Geothermal Energy

The U.S. Geological Survey has estimated that there may be enough super-heated water underground to generate more than 30,000 megawatts of electricity - enough to power upward of 25 million homes.
"Geothermal energy is, in our opinion, an undervalued option that needs a serious look and could pay off big if there is a long-range, year-to-year commitment to it" Jefferson Tester, associate director of Cornell University's Center for a Sustainable Future

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