geothermal power http://nwpr.org en Lakeview, Oregon Brings Geothermal Plant Online http://nwpr.org/post/lakeview-oregon-brings-geothermal-plant-online <p></p><p>The town of Lakeview is putting the finishing touches on its new geothermal heating system. As Oregon Public Broadcasting's David Nogueras reports, the system is being used to heat the town's four schools as well as its hospital.</p><p>At 185 degrees Fahrenheit, the water coming out the geothermal well is scalding hot.<br />Both the school system and the hospital had to retrofit their old systems to draw the heat off that water before it’s circulated back into the well.</p> Mon, 23 Dec 2013 23:56:58 +0000 David Nogueras 39138 at http://nwpr.org Malheur County Geothermal Plant Exceeding Expectations http://nwpr.org/post/malheur-county-geothermal-plant-exceeding-expectations <p></p><p>Operators of a geothermal power plant in Malheur County say that facility is producing more electricity than originally anticipated. Wed, 06 Mar 2013 01:07:14 +0000 David Nogueras 23794 at http://nwpr.org