TITLE

Policy Makers Need to Understand: Geothermal Boreholes Are Not Water Wells

AUTHOR(S)
Dougherty, Douglas A.
PUB. DATE
January 2014
SOURCE
National Driller;Jan2014, Vol. 35 Issue 1, p34
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article offers information on geothermal heat pump (GHP) wherein its sales are hindered by water well policies in the U.S. It mentions that some 80% of states govern boreholes drilled for vertical closed loop geothermal heat exchangers. It notes that water well regulations aim at ensuring sanitary drinking water and protecting the environment.
ACCESSION #
93310512

 

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