TITLE

Escaping Steam

AUTHOR(S)
Barnes, Peter
PUB. DATE
April 1973
SOURCE
New Republic;4/14/73, Vol. 168 Issue 15, p9
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the importance of geothermal power in bringing down the price of electricity. Development of hydroelectric power sources; Estimation by a study sponsored by the National Science Foundation that the U.S. geothermal resources could generate 132 million kilowatts of electricity by 1985; View that the full benefits of geothermal power will come only if it is developed by public agencies as a competitive check against private energy interests; Factors considered in selecting site of the geothermal plant; Formation of an energy policy coalition.
ACCESSION #
10240749

 

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