Heat Without Fire: Geothermal For A Cleaner, Sustainable Future In New York City
Highly anticipated Cornell Tech Campus on Roosevelt Island will use geothermal heating and cooling...comments share
By Mark Franks via Environmental Defense Fund Blog (EDF), 5/21/13
...NYC Mayor Bloomberg sign(ed) a bill tasking the New York City Office of Long-Term Planning & Sustainability to study geothermal energy resources and the feasibility of city-wide adoption of geothermal heating and cooling.
There are already a few projects underway in hospitals, museums, schools, and the highly anticipated Cornell Tech Campus on Roosevelt Island that stand to benefit from cheaper heating and cooling, cleaner air and a smaller carbon footprint. The adoption may be challenging, but the reward will be well worth the heat....
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