How's this for steam?

In 2009, a borehole drilled at Krafla, northeast Iceland, as part of the Icelandic Deep Drilling Project (IDDP), unexpectedly penetrated into magma (molten rock) at only 2100 meters depth ... – World’s first magma-enhanced geothermal system created in Iceland


I ran across the discussion of this in Wikipedia, and thought WOW! What if you had a whole city run on electricity from magma-powered steam generators?

The article is really interesting, and there’s more about the IDDP here on Wikipedia.

Anyhow, that’s where I got the idea as to how to power the city of Bridges.

Get more behind the scenes action!

This blog post is partially underwritten by my Patrons.

Patrons get:

  • digital versions of all my books and stories - even ones not yet published - at no extra cost
  • massive discounts on merchandise
  • behind the scenes stuff
  • character discussions
  • and so much more.

Want to check it out? It's free to follow along. Click here to learn more.





Find my books:



Amazon, Audible, the Amazon logo, and the Audible logo are trademarks of Amazon.com, Inc. or its affiliates. The Apple logo and iBooks are trademarks of Apple Inc., registered in the U.S. and other countries. Patricia Loofbourrow is an independent author and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Apple Inc.





A portion of sales from the Red Dog Conspiracy series go to non-profit organizations which help domestic violence and child abuse survivors.





Recent Articles

  1. The Knave of Hearts: Part 9 of the Red Dog Conspiracy

    May 16, 22 12:11 PM

    Read all about The Knave of Hearts, chapter 9 in the Red Dog Conspiracy future steampunk noir series.

    Read More

  2. Brothers: A Prequel to the Red Dog Conspiracy

    Apr 27, 22 01:32 PM

    Wonder why Daniel was there the night Jacqui was sold? Learn that and more in this dystopian noir coming of age story.

    Read More

  3. Download Free Online Books From Patricia Loofbourrow

    Apr 15, 22 12:24 PM

    Learn how you can download free online books from NY Times best selling author Patricia Loofbourrow

    Read More