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2014-01-27 23:24:58

Anna Carter, Dennis Kaspereit, Bill Rickard and Gene Suemnicht join the new GRC Board of Directors Davis, California, USA (PRWEB) January 27, 2014 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) is governed by a Board of Directors, elected by the general membership to 2-year terms. To provide continuity, half of the Board is elected every year. All GRC members are eligible for election to the Board of Directors. The global GRC membership took part in the ballot in the late fall, and the result was...

Results From Icelandic Deep Drilling Project Highlighted In This Months Issue Of Geothermics
2014-01-24 09:12:23

Iqbal Pittalwala - University of California - Riverside In 2009, a borehole drilled at Krafla, northeast Iceland, as part of the Icelandic Deep Drilling Project (IDDP), unexpectedly penetrated into magma (molten rock) at only 2100 meters depth, with a temperature of 900-1000 C. The borehole, IDDP-1, was the first in a series of wells being drilled by the IDDP in Iceland in the search for high-temperature geothermal resources. The January 2014 issue of the international journal...

2014-01-16 08:23:02

VANCOUVER, Jan. 16, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) announces the completion of a further joint venture with Energy Development Corporation (EDC) covering the remainder of Alterra's geothermal development assets in Peru. Under the agreement, EDC will get a 70% interest in the development asset portfolio and will be funding 100% of the next $6 million of development costs. Next activities for these concessions will include advanced exploration activities designed...

2013-12-18 23:28:41

Geothermal Resources Council announces the best presentations showcased at the 37th GRC Annual Meeting in Las Vegas. (Davis, California, USA) (PRWEB) December 18, 2013 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has announced the outstanding presentations from the global geothermal community for 2013. The judging was made in each of the technical sessions held in late September/early October at the 37th GRC Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, the world’s largest annual geothermal energy event. The...

Generating Electricity May Utilize Otherwise Unwanted Carbon Dioxide
2013-12-13 09:46:38

Brett Smith for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A team of American researchers has designed a novel geothermal power plant that would sequester large amounts of carbon dioxide underground as part of its operations. According to a report being presented on Friday at the American Geophysical Union meeting in San Francisco, carbon dioxide can be used to boost power generation from geothermal sources by at least 10 times compared to conventional means. “Typical geothermal power...

2013-12-03 23:32:36

38th Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting will be held Sept. 28-Oct. 1 in Portland, Oregon, USA. Theme is “Geothermal: A Global Solution.” Davis, Calif. (PRWEB) December 03, 2013 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has issued a call for papers for the world’s largest annual geothermal conference taking place September 28-October 1, 2014, in Portland, Oregon at the Oregon Convention Center. Themed “Geothermal: A Global Solution” the 38th Annual Meeting will reflect the...

2013-11-05 23:30:23

A total of $15,000 in educational awards to be given to six students in the global geothermal energy community. Davis, California, USA (PRWEB) November 05, 2013 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC), a non-profit educational association dedicated to the promotion of geothermal energy and associated technologies around the world, is pleased to announce the availability of the 2014 GRC Scholarship Awards. At the GRC Annual Meeting in Las Vegas, GRC President Louis Capuano announced that...

2013-11-01 23:25:13

Presentations from the International Sessions at the GRC Annual Meeting made available by the Geothermal Resources Council. Davis, CA, USA (PRWEB) November 01, 2013 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC), the world’s premier geothermal association, has made available the presentations from the International Sessions at the GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Expo held last month in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA. Demonstrating the focus on international involvement at the meeting, the GRC and U.S...


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