TITLE

New California Geo Organization

AUTHOR(S)
Ettling, Greg
PUB. DATE
April 2012
SOURCE
National Driller;Apr2012, Vol. 33 Issue 4, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the effort of California Geo, a state geothermal heat pump (GHP) organization which reviews the legislative language in the Geothermal Heat Pump Deployment Act of 2012, in the hope that geothermal heat pumps will be recognized as a renewable energy resource.
ACCESSION #
73763912

 

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