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DOE/Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

Compressed Air Energy Storage: Yakima Minerals Site

Caption: Researchers at PNNL and BPA have identified a site they call Yakima Minerals that is about 10 miles north of Selah, Wash., and could house an 83-megawatt geothermal compressed air energy storage facility.

Credit: Pacific Northwest National Laboratory

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