Archive for the ‘Geothermal’ Category

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Kenya Inaugurates World’s Biggest Single Turbine Geothermal Plant

Posted on October 24th, 2014 by

Kenya Inaugurates World’s Biggest Single Turbine Geothermal Plant Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta has just inaugurated the world’s largest single turbine geothermal power plant, which will[...]
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Renewables to Receive Huge Chunk of $7.7 Trillion in Global Power Funding

Posted on July 2nd, 2014 by

Renewables to Receive Huge Chunk of $7.7 Trillion in Global Power Funding Renewable energy may receive as much as two-thirds of the $7.7 trillion of[...]
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Iceland Moves Closer to Powering Homes with Geothermal Energy

Posted on June 3rd, 2014 by

Iceland Moves Closer to Powering Homes with Geothermal Energy Iceland is moving closer to powering European homes using the volcanic island nation’s geothermal and hydropower[...]
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Missouri University Shifts from 69-Year Old Coal Plant to Geothermal Energy

Posted on June 2nd, 2014 by

Missouri University Shifts from 69-Year Old Coal Plant to Geothermal Energy A World War II-era power plant that supplied energy to much of the Missouri[...]
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Huge Growth for Global Geothermal Market in 2013, Says GEA

Posted on April 23rd, 2014 by

Huge Growth for Global Geothermal Market in 2013, Says GEA 2013 was a significant year for the global geothermal industry as projects located in the[...]
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DOE Awarding $3M to Geo Energy Systems with Capability of Extracting Rare Earth Elements

Posted on February 25th, 2014 by

DOE Awarding $3M to Geo Energy Systems with Capability of Extracting Rare Earth Elements The US Department of Energy is offering up to $3 million[...]
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Iceland Environment Minister Says Japan Cooperation Will Boost Geothermal Energy Generation

Posted on February 21st, 2014 by

Iceland Environment Minister Says Japan Cooperation Will Boost Geothermal Energy Generation Iceland and Japan, two countries rich in geothermal energy, can tackle climate change together,[...]
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Nineteen Countries Pledges to Form Africa Clean Energy Corridor

Posted on January 30th, 2014 by

Nineteen Countries Pledges to Form Africa Clean Energy Corridor Nineteen countries vowed to form an Africa Clean Energy Corridor to exploit the regions enormous renewable[...]
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Technology to Aid Geothermal’s Continued Growth

Posted on January 20th, 2014 by

2013 was a banner year for the geothermal energy industry. Looking forward, it appears that even more growth can be expected in this sector. In[...]
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Geothermal Plants To Be Built Across Britain

Posted on July 14th, 2012 by

Geothermal Plants To Be Built Across Britain Five 7-megawatts geothermal plants will be built by GT Energy in partnership with EON AG’s U.K. unit across[...]
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49.9-MW Geothermal Plant in Salton Sea, California

Posted on May 20th, 2012 by

49.9-MW Geothermal Plant in Salton Sea, California The 49.9-MW Hudson Ranch I geothermal plant also known as John L. Featherstone Plant has been unveiled by EnergySource.[...]
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Is A Clean Energy US Economy By 2035 Realistic?

Posted on March 23rd, 2011 by

Dr. Michael Webber, of the University of Texas at Austin, discusses what needs to happen in order for the United States to reach Obama's challenge of using 80% clean energy by 2035 and the role that Texas is playing in clean energy developments.