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Nevada firm's 25MW Hawaii geothermal contract should be approved ... - Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 3:08pm

Pacific Business News (Honolulu)

Nevada firm's 25MW Hawaii geothermal contract should be approved ...
Pacific Business News (Honolulu)
Boston Pacific Co., the firm monitoring the bid process for the development of a 25-megawatt geothermal energy project on Hawaii's Big Island, which was awarded to Nevada's Ormat Technologies Inc., is recommending Hawaii regulators approve the ...

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Geothermal is key to clean energy future - Sacramento Bee

Fri, 05/22/2015 - 12:02am

Sacramento Bee

Geothermal is key to clean energy future
Sacramento Bee
Gov. Jerry Brown is pursuing a goal for California to get at least 50 percent of its power from renewable energy sources by the year 2030. While the focus has been on solar and wind, geothermal is our oldest and most proven source of renewable energy ...

NIA still keen on geothermal - WINN FM

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 1:56pm

NIA still keen on geothermal
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St Kitts and Nevis (WINN): Nevis Energy Minister Alexis Jeffers is appealing to the public to be patient as the Nevis Island Administration works on making geothermal energy a reality. Mr. Jeffers says some progress is being made in developing geothermal.

De Blasio Calls for Renewable Energy, Trevor Day School Answers with ... - Business Wire (press release)

Thu, 05/21/2015 - 12:00pm

Business Wire (press release)

De Blasio Calls for Renewable Energy, Trevor Day School Answers with ...
Business Wire (press release)
Through an increased reliance on renewable energy sources, the Mayor has set forth the goal to reduce greenhouse gas emissions by 80% before 2050. The use of geothermal systems can drastically improve the efficiency of heating and cooling buildings ...

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Mitsubishi Corporation and Kyushu Electric Investigate Potential for ... - ACN Newswire (press release)

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 11:32pm

Mitsubishi Corporation and Kyushu Electric Investigate Potential for ...
ACN Newswire (press release)
... potential for establishing a geothermal power plant in Minamiaso Village, Kumamoto Prefecture. The agreement finds its roots in efforts aimed at contributing to the reduction of global warming through the effective utilization of domestic sources ...

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A troubled geothermal plant finds a savior in a startup and Vinod Khosla - Fortune

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:47am

Fortune

A troubled geothermal plant finds a savior in a startup and Vinod Khosla
Fortune
That's because geothermal energy is one of the only clean energy sources that can provide energy around the clock, unlike wind and solar that only generate energy when the sun shines and the wind blows. But despite its stability, it's only available in ...

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A troubled geothermal plant finds a savior in a startup and Vinod Khosla - Fortune

Wed, 05/20/2015 - 7:47am

Fortune

A troubled geothermal plant finds a savior in a startup and Vinod Khosla
Fortune
That's because geothermal energy is one of the only clean energy sources that can provide energy around the clock, unlike wind and solar that only generate energy when the sun shines and the wind blows. But despite its stability, it's only available in ...

Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with - Bendigo Advertiser

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 6:23pm

The Age

Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with
Bendigo Advertiser
Take a moment to peer down at the ground: deep beneath you hides an almost inexhaustible supply of low-carbon and completely sustainable energy. Geothermal energy is a largely untapped but universally available and renewable resource with the ...
Geothermal Power Ready to Meet Future Power System Needs, New Report ...AltEnergyMag (press release)

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Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with - Sydney Morning Herald

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 5:57pm

Sydney Morning Herald

Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with
Sydney Morning Herald
Take a moment to peer down at the ground: deep beneath you hides an almost inexhaustible supply of low-carbon and completely sustainable energy. Geothermal energy is a largely untapped but universally available and renewable resource with the ...
Geothermal energy research wins funding from Department of EnergyHydrogen Fuel News
Geothermal Power Ready to Meet Future Power System Needs, New Report ...Business Wire (press release)

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Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with - The Age

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 12:49pm

The Age

Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with
The Age
Once upon a time, the earth's natural heat was used by Vikings for bathing in hot springs. Today, countries such as Iceland, New Zealand and the United States use geothermal energy for anything from power generation to the heating of homes, greenhouses ...
Geothermal Power Ready to Meet Future Power System Needs, New Report ...Business Wire (press release)

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Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with - Daily News Biotech Wired

Sun, 05/17/2015 - 12:44pm

Deep heat: geothermal energy an earthly power to be reckoned with
Daily News Biotech Wired
“Regardless of its large potential, geothermal continues to be an under-exploited supply of energy era in lots of nations,” says Alexander Richter​, the director of ThinkGeoEnergy​ based mostly in Reykjavik, the place earth-based power techniques are ...
Geothermal Power Ready to Meet Future Power System Needs, New Report ...Business Wire (press release)

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SMU conference to promote technology, economics of geothermal production in ... - Phys.Org

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 10:06am

SMU conference to promote technology, economics of geothermal production in ...
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Southern Methodist University's renowned Geothermal Laboratory will host its seventh international energy conference and workshop on the SMU campus May 19-20. The conference is designed to promote transition of oil and gas fields to ...

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THOMPSON APPLAUDS CALIFORNIA STATE SENATE RESOLUTION ... - RealEstateRama (press release)

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 8:04am

THOMPSON APPLAUDS CALIFORNIA STATE SENATE RESOLUTION ...
RealEstateRama (press release)
U.S. Rep. Mike Thompson (D-CA-5) today applauded the California State Senate for passing SCR 48, which recogizes the importance of geothermal energy to California by marking May 2015 as Geothermal Awareness Month and May 21, 2015 as ...

Montana Senator aiming for 50000 MW geothermal bill - Climate Action Programme

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 4:08am

Climate Action Programme

Montana Senator aiming for 50000 MW geothermal bill
Climate Action Programme
Montana Senator Jon Tester is aiming to introduce a bill that would set a target of generating 50,000 MW of geothermal energy by 2025. In a statement Tester said: “Montana's public lands contain some of the best renewable energy sources in the world ...
THOMPSON APPLAUDS CALIFORNIA STATE SENATE RESOLUTION ...RealEstateRama (press release)

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McGuire resolution declaring Geothermal Awareness Month passes state Senate - Lake County News

Thu, 05/14/2015 - 2:51am

McGuire resolution declaring Geothermal Awareness Month passes state Senate
Lake County News
Geothermal energy embodies several unique traits, including low integration costs, a small land footprint, and most important, a predictable, consistent and adaptable source of energy production that can accommodate the needs of power grids,” said ...

50000 MW Geothermal Goal Set By Senate Bill - CleanTechnica

Wed, 05/13/2015 - 1:07pm

CleanTechnica

50000 MW Geothermal Goal Set By Senate Bill
CleanTechnica
Tester's comment about job creation appears to be well-founded, “According to a report by the Western Governors Association (WGA), near-term development of 5,600 megawatts of geothermal energy would result in the creation of almost 100,000 jobs.

Knopp testifies in support of geothermal research lab - KTVZ

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 9:11pm

KTVZ

Knopp testifies in support of geothermal research lab
KTVZ
"Deschutes County is a prime location to locate this Geothermal Research Lab," Whisnant said. "Constructing and operating the lab here would produce economic benefits to the region and make Oregon a national leader in researching alternative energy ...

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VIDEO: Hawaii Geothermal Solution Mining Possibility - Big Island Video News

Mon, 05/11/2015 - 1:37pm

Big Island Video News

VIDEO: Hawaii Geothermal Solution Mining Possibility
Big Island Video News
RJ Hampton and Sativa Sultan revealed their detailed research on the possibilities of geothermal solution mining during a power point given to the Hawaii County Council Committee on Agriculture, Water, and Energy Sustainability. In Hawaii, the ...

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