Bid to heat Penzance Jubilee Pool using underground geothermal energy hits a snag

Posted By on 29th April 2019

By Anne North The £1.9 million project to heat the open-air Penzance Jubilee swimming pool by tapping into the natural energy of underground hot rocks has hit a potentially serious…


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  1. Yet to see a good-sized hot rocks project come to fruition. Let’s hope the Eden proposal has more success. What with the wave hub being a white elephant, Cornwall is not doing too well with its alternative energy aspirations at present.

  2. A brave attempt to harness natural heat due to excessive water at a shallower depth than needed… A setback rather than a catastrophe at least they tried… I wonder if the water encountered contains any lithium?… That really would be interesting.

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