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    West Chester University has received a $4.7 million grant to expand its geothermal system. The largest grant in the university’s history comes from the Department of Education, and will get three buildings on the campus’ existing geothermal system.

    The state university estimates the project will help reduce carbon emissions by 4.7 million pounds per year, the Business Journal  reports. A savings of $1 million per year is projected.

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