August 17, 2010 *Special Edition* In The Loop Newsletter

Posted on: August 18th, 2010 | Author: General Manager | Filed under: In The Loop - newsletter

In the Loop

Bringing the Aleutians East Borough, the AEB School District and Eastern Aleutian Tribes together by sharing common goals.


Akutan’s Geothermal Exploration Paying Off

By Ray Mann, RMA Consulting Group; Akutan Geothermal Program Manager

The City of Akutan is in hot water, but that’s a good thing. The first of two geothermal energy exploration wells has produced water in excess of 360 degrees Fahrenheit. According to the project’s geotechnical team, the early results point to a geothermal resource that could put Akutan on the fast track for developing Alaska’s first large-scale geothermal power system.

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