Geothermal Power

Canadian Geothermal Plans ‘powEARTHful’ Appeal

The Canadian Geothermal Energy Association, feeling left out in the cold by the Canadian government, says it will turn to crowdfunding in an effort to boost geothermal’s prospects in the country. (Sept. 26 update: The CGEA Indiegogo project is now… Read More

Bubbling Up: Geothermal Sees Big Global Growth

Global geothermal power capacity could be on its way toward doubling, according to a new industry report, as projects unfold around the world, with a number of countries closing in on putting their first geothermal power stations to work. The… Read More
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Big NZ Geothermal Plant Kicks Into Gear

A Nevada company has completed the largest geothermal power plant of its type ever, in New Zealand, bringing online the Ngatamariki plant – variously characterized as 82 megawatts and 100 megawatts — for Mighty River Power. But this could be… Read More

Obama Team Seeks More Solar, Geothermal In West

Ken Salazar was about “smart from the start.” Sally Jewell, his successor as head of the U.S. Department of the Interior, appears to be claiming “landscape-level approach” as her favorite phrase when it comes to large-scale renewable energy development in… Read More