According to Katherine Young, laboratory program manager in Geoscience at the NREL (National Renewable Energy Lab), geothermal energy could be as good as and possibly an even better alternative power source than solar or wind. She spoke with Kay Wood and Linda Rosenwein about possible new uses for an old well understood energy source and how that could be a big part of a low carbon future.
Also on this show: Exploring what is happening with the ongoing fast moving situation with the PES refinery with Peter Winslow who has followed developments at Philadelphia Energy Solutions (PES) for a several years. Might geothermal energy be one good new use?
Listen to the full Planet Philadelphia radio show aired 9/6/19 WGGT-LP 92.9 FM & gtownradio.com:
Don’t miss the Planet Philadelphia!
This locally produced radio show about
our shared environment airs on the radio waves
4-5 PM the first and third Friday each month on
WGGT-LP 92.9 FM
Germantown Community Radio
and streaming at gtownradio.com.
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Planet Philadelphia is a radio show about our shared environment aired 4:00-5:00 PM EST the first and third Friday a month on WGGT-LP 92.9 FM in Philadelphia and/or at gtownradio.com. Also on Villanova University’s radio station, WXVU, Thursday mornings at 9:00 a.m. at 89.1FM.
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