Her Majesty goes Geothermal at Buck House


Richard Branson did it. Elton John did it. It seems that going geothermal for heating is the British equivalent of driving a Prius- the thing to do to show you care. Now Queen Elisabeth is installing a geothermal system in Buckingham Palace. One source said: "Now the Queen will no longer have to go around switching off the radiators." She is also making Balmoral Castle self-sufficient by installing a private hydroelectric plant. ::Times Online

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