Geothermal

March 27, 2014
Source: WNDU TV
Ball State's Jim Lowe is interviewed.
March 20, 2014
Update on geothermal project.
March 17, 2014
Story says its four coal-fired boilers will go cold within days.
February 12, 2014
Source: Detroit News
Ball State's participation in project is reviewed.
Note: Story was distributed by several news services to media outlets across the nation.
January 30, 2014
Source: WISH-TV
Story distributed by Associated Press looks at Ball State decision.
January 24, 2014
David Call, a severe-weather expert at Ball State University in Muncie, Ind., said the region’s recent weather pattern has consistently featured a warm high-pressure flow in the western United States and a “trough” of cold air in the East. The jet stream, a high-altitude, high-speed wind that separates warm air from cold, has been pushed far north into western Canada while diving deep into the southeastern states.
December 3, 2013
Source: NUVO
Hoosiers are throwing away opportunity everyday - 86 percent of what we toss could be used to fuel industry and jobs, say researchers from Ball State University who plan to announce further details Wednesday from a new study conducted by the Bowen Center for Public Affairs.
April 30, 2013
Gora thanks legislators for BSU budget
Source: Star Press
It includes a 2.8 percent increase plus $33.1 million to finish geothermal project.
December 18, 2012
Geothermal's Big 12 for 2012
With 128 megawatts of geothermal coming on-line in 2012, we present a geothermal year in review.
Top Twelve Geothermal Projects: Four: Phase one of Ball State University’s $45 million ground-source heat pump (GHP) system went active in 2012. When complete, the system will heat and cool the 5.5 million square feet of Ball State’s 47 buildings, eliminating coal-fired boilers and saving the university $2 million per year.
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