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ETHIOPIA: 7 Companies in the Running for Drilling on the Corbetti Geothermal Site
Croatia Inaugurates 43.7 mln Euro Geothermal Power Plant
The first geothermal power plant in Croatia, the 16.5 MW Velika 1, has been officially opened on Tuesday following investment of 325 million kuna ($48.4 million/43.7 million euro), Croatia's ministry of environment protection and energy said.
Tech Breakthrough Could Spark A Geothermal Energy Boom
“Where to drill?” Science Daily distills the issue into just three words. “This is the basic question in the exploration of underground energy resources, such as geothermal energy.
Geothermal Energy for Heating Supply to help Fight Smog in Pyrzyce, Poland
Several groups, supported by the government of Poland sign agreement for the development of a roadmap for the utilisation of geothermal energy for heating in the fight to cut smog during heating season in Pyrzyce, Poland.
New Report Sees Geothermal Better Positioned than Coal in Kenya
The published study from the New Climate Institute presents several arguments for why geothermal is the better option for electricity generation in Kenya.
Results of Research Project Highlight Available Geothermal Potential in Frankonia, Germany
Results of an extensive 2D seismic campaign in the region of Frankonia in Bavaria/ Germany show a promising potential for geothermal energy utilisation.
New Geothermal Plant in Winton, Australia Provides Local Economic Opportunities
The local community of Winton Shire in Australia is set to benefit from the numerous opportunities that the upcoming geothermal project could provide.
EDC Increases Revenues with Better Performance of Geothermal Plants
EDC reports geothermal revenues of $514m for first three quarters of 2019 contributing around 34% of total revenues of its mother company First Gen. Better performance of its Leyte and Negros plants and higher Bacman revenues are key reasons.
New Exploration Method to Localise Potential Drilling Sites for Geothermal Energy
Researchers by the German Research Center for Geosciences (GFZ) in Potsdam introduce a new method for exploration and the localization of interesting potential drilling sites that are covered by water.
Large U.S. EGS Collaboration Project Researching Hydraulic Shearing for Geothermal
A large collaboration project on Enhanced/ Engineered Geothermal Systems (EGS) in the U.S. is researching how hydro-shearing could help to extract geothermal energy and how to do so inexpensively, economically viably.
Geothermal ORC Units to be Set up in Demonstration Projects
French company ENOGIA ORC will be setting up three small-scale ORC units as part of a European research project.
EPFL-Developed Geothermal Panels Reach International Finals
EPFL researchers have developed a geothermal system for recovering the heat captured in basements, subway tunnels and underground parking garages.
Ormat Targets Addition of Around 100 MW in Geothermal Capacity by End of 2021
11 Nov 2019With 6 geothermal projects, Ormat Technologies is planning to add around 100 MW in geothermal power generation capacity in Nevada, California and Guadeloupe by the end 2021.
Regional Workshop in Costa Rica Highlights the Important Role of Geothermal
A Regional Workshop on Geothermal Energy of two days of sessions to exchange experiences on the use of this resource in fields such as reservoir management, technological updating and socio-environmental work was concluded this week in Cost RICA.
Geothermal Demonstration Projects to Be Deployed in France and Iceland
To boost the market penetration of geothermal power in Europe, the MEET Project was established to demonstrate the viability of Enhanced Geothermal Systems with electric and thermal power generation in all main kinds of geological settings.
DEEP Advances Field Work for First Geothermal Power to Saskatchewan Grid
DEEP Earth Energy Production Corporation commenced work on the second well for its Saskatchewan geothermal power project in early October, CEO Kirsten Marcia told the SIMSA Oil and Gas Supply Chain Forum on Oct. 3.
Promising Times for Geothermal in the UK Highlighted
BritGeothermal, Town Rock Energy Ltd and EGS Energy Ltd organised the 7th edition of the UK Geothermal Symposium hosted by the Geological Society at Burlington House in London last week.
Viewpoint: Geothermal – a Transformational Energy for Sustainability
Geothermal is a unique energy resource – and one that has been increasingly gaining its space in the development and donor communities.
IGC Turkey Highlights Optimism for Geothermal Energy
Following the incredibly paced growth of Turkey’s geothermal sector, the immediate future is less clear. Anxiously waiting for the announcement of the continuation and value of the feed-in-tariff.
New Exploration Method for Geothermal Energy
Where to drill? This is the basic question in the exploration of underground energy resources, such as geothermal energy. Water in rocks flows along permeable pathways, which are the main target for geothermal drilling.
The Alberta Geothermal Power Plant to Be Completed in Three Years
The first Alberta geothermal power plant project launched by Canadian development company Terrapin Geothermics has been greenlighted by the government of Alberta to begin testing and exploring the geothermal potential.
Rise of GHGs Will Boost Geothermal Drilling Market
The geothermal drilling market size for power generation is expected to post a CAGR of almost 9% during 2019-2023, according to the latest market research report by Technavio.
Solar Charged Geothermal Storage Power Technology Receives Approval in Nevada
A company in Nevada working on solar augmented geothermal energy technology has secured an order from the Public Utilities Commission allowing it to serve end-use customers in Nevada without state regulation.
Dutch Geofood Project to Research Geothermal Heat for Lettuce Production And Fish Farming
The Geofood project aims to explore the possibility of using geothermal heat for a system that combines greenhouse horticulture and aquaculture.
Second Geothermal District Heating System to Be Built in Champigny-sur-Marne
French Coriance Group has announced plans for a second geothermal district heating network in Champigny-sur-Marne, a municipality just outside of Paris, France.
Atlas Copco to Provide Turbine for Garching Geothermal Project in Bavaria, Germany
During a press briefing this week, the managing directors of Silenos Energy GmbH presented on the planned plant installations and the current status of the construction work at its Bruck geothermal project in Garching, Bavaria.
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ETHIOPIA: DFC Awards $1.55 Million Grant to Tulu Moye Geothermal Project
Consortium Launched to Explore and Develop Deep Offshore Geothermal in the UK
Ten Years of Geothermal Power in Iran
Kenya’s Geothermal Generation Picking up Steam
Croatia Issues Four Licenses for Geothermal Exploration
International Geothermal Association (IGA) Moves Headquarter to the Hague, Netherlands