New Strip Mall in Rockford, Ill., Mines Energy From Subterranean Power Plant

December 2010
Heating/Piping/Air Conditioning Engineering;Dec2010, Vol. 82 Issue 12, p16
The article offers information on the design of a network of water-to-air geothermal systems piped to a large main serving as a thoroughfare, which is approved by owners of a new 12-business strip mall in Rockford, Illinois. It states that each system can pull and deposit British thermal-unit-rich fluids as needed. It notes that design/build contractor Area Mechanical begun the project with an in-depth conductivity test.


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