Geothermal News

  • More Than 70 Associations Back Renewable Energy Extension Act

    The Solar Energy Industries Association (SEIA) has announced that dozens of associations representing a broad array of interests are calling for an extension of the Section 48 and Section 25D Investment Tax Credit (ITC). More than 70 organizations representing farmers, homebuilders, environmental groups, electric cooperatives and a variety of other industries sent a letter to ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • MEET EU project

    The first MEET EU project Technical Workshop will be held on October 23rd 2019 in France at the Palais des Congrès d’Arcachon (near to Bordeaux). This technical workshop will be the time to present MEET achievement and exchange with experts and possible end-users on the first results of the project. You ...


    By Enogia SAS

  • Tunisia increasing export of geothermally grown tomatoes

    The North-African country of Tunisia likely does not come to mind if one thinks of geothermal energy and utilisation of geothermal resources. With its low enthalpy resources, the use of geothermal energy in Tunisia is limited to direct-applications located primarily in the southern part of the country. However, geothermal early crops in the governorate of Gabes, on the coast of the Mediterranean ...


    By Agrikol

  • Mining Renewable Energy Systems Market Set to Reach USD 3,800 million by 2022

    The new report by Zion Market Research on the “Mining Renewable Energy Systems Market by Source Type (Wind, Biomass, Biofuel, Solar, and Geothermal): Global Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast 2016 – 2022" has vast information about the market and its potential.The global ...


    By Zion Market Research

  • Hawaii's Largest Renewable Energy Push Detailed in New Procurement Plan

    The plan for the Hawaiian Electric Companies' largest-ever renewable energy push may now be viewed online at www.hawaiianelectric.com/competitivebidding.With the successful acquisition of a variety of clean energy technologies over the next five years, this ambitious ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Geothermal Industry: inhibitor performance on carbon steel

    We encourage you to download the paper “Inhibitor Performance on Carbon Steel in the Geothermal Environment of the Upper Rhine Graben (Central Europe) – a laboratory study”  https://www.kurita.eu/en/published-articles. This paper was ...


    By Kurita

  • Falling Renewable Power Costs Open Door to Greater Climate Ambition

    Renewable power is the cheapest source of electricity in many parts of the world already today, the latest report from the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) shows. The report contributes to the international discussion on raising climate action worldwide, ahead of Abu Dhabi’s global preparatory meeting for the United ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • DOE Releases New Study Highlighting the Untapped Potential of Geothermal Energy in the United States

    The U.S. Department of Energy released a groundbreaking analysis detailing how the United States can benefit from the vast potential of geothermal energy. The analysis culminated in a report, GeoVision: Harnessing the Heat Beneath Our Feet, which summarizes findings showing that geothermal electricity generation could increase more than 26-fold from today reaching 60 gigawatts (GW) of ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Delivering the Future of Heat

    As an extension of its June 2018 Northeast 80×50 Pathway, a deep dive analysis into ways to reduce greenhouse gas (GHG) emissions, National Grid is on the verge of filing proposals for the future of heat with the New York State Public Service Commission (PSC) to help provide a greater platform to combat climate change by decarbonizing the gas network.“While the scope of taking on climate ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Study highlights sound primary energy factor approach needed to inform consumers on the real efficiency of heaters

    The Research Center for Energy Economics (FfE), today published a study on the Primary Energy Factor (PEF) for electricity and the corresponding CO2 Equivalent Emission Factor (CEEF) applicable to technologies coupling heat and electricity sectors. ...


    By COGEN Europe

  • Hawaiian Electric Companies Targeting 2022 in Move to Acquire More Renewable Energy

    With the planned closure of the coal-burning AES Hawaii power plant on Oahu and retirement of Maui’s oldest oil-fired plant within the next five years, the Hawaiian Electric Companies are beginning the second phase of an ambitious renewable resource procurement to continue the transition from fossil-fueled power generation to clean energy. The second phase will be open to all variable ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Renewable Energy Now Accounts for a Third of Global Power Capacity

    The decade-long trend of strong growth in renewable energy capacity continued in 2018 with global additions of 171 gigawatts (GW), according to new data released by the International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) today. The annual increase of 7.9 per cent was bolstered by new additions from solar and wind energy, which accounted for 84 per cent of the growth. A third of global power capacity is ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • Duke Energy deploys AI-drones over PV fleet to boost operating gains

    U.S. utility Duke Energy is deploying AI-supported drones across its growing solar plant fleet in its latest push to raise self-operating efficiency, Jeff Wehner, Vice President of Operations, Renewables at Duke Energy, told the Solar PV Operations USA 2018 conference. Facing intense power market competition, solar fleet operators are increasingly turning to drone technology to minimize ...


    By New Energy Update

  • Operators deploy learning drones to cut PV, wind labor costs

    Operators and tech companies are combining drones with artificial intelligence to provide faster, more-detailed plant inspections and earlier preventative actions, sector experts told New Energy Update. As solar operators continue to seek operational savings amid intense market competition, drone technology is set to have a major impact on PV and wind costs in the coming years. The ...


    By New Energy Update

  • Early Bird Registration Deadline for GRC Annual Meeting is This Weekend

    The deadline for early-bird rates for registration for the biggest annual geothermal energy event in the world is September 30. The GRC Annual Meeting & Expo will bring together geothermal companies, academics, financiers, policy leaders, students, and other individuals to attend or exhibit at the event, to be held from October 14 to 17 at the Peppermill ...


    By Geothermal Resources Council

  • Geothermal Energy Awards Announced

    The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC), one of the world’s premier geothermal associations, has announced awards honoring the best and brightest of the global geothermal energy community. These prestigious awards have been a highlight of the geothermal calendar since the late 1970's. ...


    By Geothermal Resources Council

  • Geothermal Kurita Technology

    Learn more about Kurita´s innovative solutions supporting the energy of the future. Our technologies provide: Protection of the production well with corrosion inhibitors and antiscalants; Full product range for power generation systems; Protection of cooling tower and heat exchanger; Environmental friendly products for the injection well surveillance; Online monitoring system for production ...


    By Kurita

  • Scotland First: Why Dundee’s New V+A Redefines Energy Efficiency

    The Victoria & Albert Museum of Design Dundee, the only V&A museum located outside of London is set to open this September 15. Now, for the first time and in one place, V&A Dundee will explore Scotland's design heritage, blending architectural expression with energy conscious design.   Sitting on the banks of the River Tay, the angular form of V&A Dundee demands ...


    By Kingspan Water & Energy

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