Wednesday, March 4, 2015

Going geothermal: Day Four

More digging. That's the plan for today. Ben, who's operating the bucket, is like a surgeon, m aneuvering between our vegetable garden and the driveway.

Going geothermal: Day Four

Digging the final trench this morning.
Digging the final trench this morning.

More digging. That's the plan for today.  Ben, who's operating the bucket, is like a surgeon, m aneuvering between our vegetable garden and the driveway.

He told he he should be finished today, and will pressurize the system overnight.

Then it all gets hooked up and tested.

So we're on track for being up and running at the end of Friday!

Sandy Bauers Inquirer GreenSpace Columnist
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GreenSpace is about environmental issues and green living. Bauers also writes a biweekly GreenSpace column about environmental health issues for the Inquirer’s Sunday “Health” section.

Sandy Bauers is the environment reporter for the Philadelphia Inquirer, where she has worked for more than 20 years as a reporter and editor. She lives in northern Chester County with her husband, two cats, a large vegetable garden and a flock of pet chickens.

Reach Sandy at sbauers@phillynews.com.

Sandy Bauers Inquirer GreenSpace Columnist
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