The ability to capture superheated, high-pressure steam at temps exceeding 840 F from a well drilled in molten rock could signal a revolution in geothermal.
New Mexico’s first utility-scale geothermal energy plant begins operations at 4 megawatts in the Animas Valley in the southwestern part of the state.
The equivalent of 19,000 Southern California homes are now powered by a geothermal plant south of Reno, Nevada.
There’s a lot going on under Nevis, literally, and now the tiny Caribbean island wants to use its geothermal resources to break free of diesel-fired generation.
Scientists propose a way to send carbon dioxide underground, then use it to boost energy generation by at least 10 times compared to conventional geothermal.
An Arizona utility is getting electricity from Enel Green Power’s new Cove Fort geothermal project in the Beehive State.
International loans will help Costa Rica double its geothermal power capacity with three new plants – none in Ricon de La Vieja National Park.