Water-Powered Electricity Flows Through Santa Rosa

21 May

Read the full story in Governing.

The water that disappears down the kitchen drain at Hotel La Rose in Santa Rosa plays a part in generating electricity for the northern California city. The Geysers Recharge Project pumps recycled water to a geothermal power plant in the Mayacamas Mountains where it is used to replenish the steam field.

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Posted by on May 21, 2013 in Geothermal, Local government, Water


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