Quantcast
Last updated on April 24, 2014 at 10:24 EDT

Latest Geothermal energy Stories

2013-08-01 23:30:23

GeoTek is developing the Gravity Head Energy System to eliminate pumps and motors typically needed in binary geothermal energy production, as well as a sub-surface Gravity Head pump for use in geothermal wells and moderate to high temperature oil wells. The U.S. DOE has just agreed to provide further financial support of this energy efficient technology. Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 01, 2013 GEOTEK ENERGY, LLC, a geothermal power and downhole pump technology leader, is pleased to announce...

2013-07-31 23:32:43

Special Deals for Early Birds and Students Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (PRWEB) July 31, 2013 Registration is now open for the international geothermal event of the year. The GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy 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 September 29 to October 2 at the MGM Grand in Las Vegas. Early birds who register before August 31 pay only...

2013-07-12 23:29:29

The Scholarship Awards will be presented at the 2013 GRC Annual Meeting and GEA Energy Expo. (Davis, Calif.) (PRWEB) July 11, 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 two (2) $USD 2,500 GRC Scholarship Awards. Selection of recipients will be based upon a variety of factors, including the individual’s academic...

2013-06-20 08:22:25

TSX : AXY VANCOUVER, June 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ - Alterra Power Corp. (TSX: AXY) is pleased to announce that Energy Development Corporation (EDC) has issued notice to proceed for the development of Alterra's Mariposa geothermal project in Chile and the Crucero, Loriscota, and Tutupaca Norte concessions in Peru. Definitive shareholders agreements have been executed by the parties, and due diligence has been completed. The JV terms call for EDC to earn a 70% interest by funding 100%...

2013-06-10 23:15:29

Popular Networking Event on Sept. 29 before the GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Expo in Las Vegas, Nevada Las Vegas, Nevada (PRWEB) June 10, 2013 The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has announced more details of events at the world´s largest annual geothermal conference held this year at the MGM Grand Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, Sept. 29-Oct. 2, 2013. Just before the start of the GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo, the GRC Annual Charity Golf Tournament will take...

2013-06-10 16:21:26

Local experience accelerates project development and increases feasibility of harnessing untapped geothermal power BUENOS AIRES, Argentina, June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- The 30-year-old Mexican geothermal power generation market is powered by investments from the Federal Electricity Commission (CFE), a public utility. However, its growth beyond 2015 depends on the level of involvement of independent power producers (IPPs). For greater private investments, either the government...

2013-06-10 12:23:41

BURLINGAME, Calif., June 10, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- ECC Renewables, LLC (ECC) is one of five contractors selected for a $7 billion joint total acquisition value Unrestricted Indefinite Delivery, Indefinite Quantity Multiple Award Task Order Contract (MATOC) for geothermal energy by the US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center, Huntsville. Under the 10-year contract, ECC will compete for projects to develop, construct, finance, own, and operate geothermal energy...

2013-06-03 23:17:22

Las Vegas: September 29 through October 2 Las Vegas, Nevada, USA (PRWEB) June 03, 2013 With installed geothermal capacity on track to surpass 12,000 MW globally by the end of the year in 25 countries, and over 60 countries reported to have projects in development, the GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo is expected to be an exciting international gathering of geothermal companies, academics, financiers, policy leaders, students, and other individuals. The international...

2013-06-03 08:22:20

The company received $7.5 million in lieu of unrealized EBITDA and expects to record approximately $2.5 million in capital gain RENO, Nev., June 3, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Ormat Technologies, Inc. (NYSE: ORA) announced today that Ormat Holding Corp., the Company's wholly owned subsidiary, has sold its stake in the Momotombo Power Company (MPC), the operator of the Momotombo geothermal power plant in Nicaragua, to a private company for $7.5 million, approximately one year before the...

2013-05-30 16:21:29

U.S.D.O.E. awards research grant to geothermal solar hybrid system. RIDGEFIELD, Wash., May 30, 2013 /PRNewswire-iReach/ -- Geothermal solar hybrid retrofit project receives Department of Energy Grant Approval Marc Rappaport of Rappaport Energy Consulting LLC received notification the US Department of Energy (USDOE) approved a Small Business Innovative Research (SBIR) Phase 1 grant proposal for $ 149,900. The research will study the differential data from retrofitting a...