Watch: Miles of Steam Pipes Snake Beneath New York, Running the City

The New York Times’ Living City series recently explored the history and future of the nearly 105 miles of steam pipes running under the City.

The film tours the East 14th Street Consolidated Edison cogeneration plant, where 55 percent of the city’s steam is produced, and looks at the underbelly of some of New York’s most recent buildings to see how steam is incorporated into modern urban planning and design.

Read through the accompanying article for more on the City’s steam pipe network.

Matt Coneybeare

Matt Coneybeare

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Matt enjoys exploring the City's food scene with his Wife and the outdoors with their three dogs. He is an avid marathon runner, and spends most of his time working from a treadmill desk at home.

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