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  1. Deep Earth moves closer to objectivesRead the original story w/Photo

    4 hrs ago | Lifestyles

    ... developments, without the price volatility of natural gas, she said. "Everywhere in the world that we have geothermal power production, we also see major district heating projects," said Marcia. "These are opportunities that the city might see as ...


  2. Geothermal pitched as alternative to Site C damRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Penninsula News Review

    Geothermal energy can help power the B.C. electrical grid around the province, and B.C. should assess that option before deciding to proceed with a third dam on the Peace River, an industry association says. The Canadian Geothermal Energy Association issued a report Tuesday detailing its latest work on geothermal sites.


  3. More HereRead the original story w/Photo

    16 hrs ago |

    Climate bonds, popularly known as green bonds, are fixed-income investments aimed at financing environmentally friendly projects. Green bonds were pioneered by global development banks, including the World Bank, about seven years ago.


  4. JAMES: Geothermal heats up Site C dam debateRead the original story w/Photo

    17 hrs ago | North Shore News

    "There are alternative sources of power available at similar or somewhat higher costs, notably geothermal power. These sources, being individually smaller than Site C, would allow supply to better follow demand, obviating most of the early-year losses of Site C." How would you react if, based on dubious demand numbers, the provincial government were to announce plans for a hydro dam that would create a lake stretching from Horseshoe Bay to Abbotsford and wipe out everything in its path? If you'd be unhappy about that, put yourself in the shoes of residents, farmers, businesses and small villages in the Peace River Valley that would be flooded forever by an 83-kilometre Site C reservoir.


  5. Meralco signs PSA with EDC's Bacman Geothermal Inc. for 50 MWsRead the original story

    21 hrs ago | Philippines Today

    The Manila Electric Company has signed a Power Supply Agreement for 50 Megawatts with Energy Development Corporation's Bacman Geothermal Inc . "BGI shall supply Meralco with 50 MW of power from the Bacman Power Plants over a term of five years extendible by an additional two years upon mutual agreement of the parties," Meralco said in a disclosure with the Philippine Stock Exchange Wednesday.


  6. Recharge Wrap-up: Porsche adds third 919 Hybrid for Le Mans, Audi to heat factory with geothermalRead the original story w/Photo

    23 hrs ago | Autoblog

    Porsche will be running a third 919 Hybrid LMP1 car in the 2015 24 Hours of Le Mans endurance race. The extra Porsche will race in the six-hour May 2 WEC race at Spa-Francorchamps as a lead-up to the legendary 24-hour race on June 13 and 14. Porsche hasn't announced the driver lineup for the third 919 Hybrid, but drivers will remain the same for the other two cars.


  7. EDC inks power supply deal with MeralcoRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ABS-CBN News

    In a disclosure to the stock exchange, EDC said under the deal, Bacman Geothermal Inc. will supply Meralco with 50 MW of power from its Bacon-Manito geothermal power plants in Albay for five years.


  8. Geothermal alternatives for Site C are more cost effective: industry groupRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | The Globe and Mail

    The area of the Peace River where the proposed Site C Hydro Development Dam would be built near Fort St. John on January 17, 2013. The area of the Peace River where the proposed Site C Hydro Development Dam would be built near Fort St. John on January 17, 2013.


  9. Bay of Connections continues to impact regionRead the original story

    Tuesday | Scoop

    The Bay of Connections released its Yearly Impact Report 2014 at a small event last night in Tauranga , which highlights its success in collaboration with central government, strong advocacy and support of research and development. The Bay of Connections is the regional growth strategy for the wider Bay of Plenty, including Taupo, with a vision of creating a prosperous region supported by sustainable sectors.


  10. Global Nanotechnology in Energy Applications Market 2014-2018Read the original story

    Tuesday | Sys-Con Media

    ... It also helps to tap into the full potential of renewable energy sources including biomass, solar, wind and geothermal power. Nanotechnology can be used in other energy applications such as reduction in losses during power transmission and managing ...


  11. Audi building geothermal plant for factory in Gyor, Hungary; 60% of total heat requirementsRead the original story

    Tuesday | Green Car Congress

    Audi is building a geothermal plant in Per, close to the Audi Hungaria factory in Gyor. After going into operation in just over a year, it will supply the company with at least 82,000 megawatt hours of geothermal energy per year and will cover about 60% of total heat requirements.


  12. Worldwide Nanotechnology in Energy Applications to Grow at 49.2% CAGR by 2018Read the original story

    Tuesday |

    ... It also helps to tap into the full potential of renewable energy sources including biomass, solar, wind and geothermal power. Nanotechnology can be used in other energy applications such as reduction in losses during power transmission and managing ...


  13. Two more solar farms to be established on St KittsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday | Caribbean News Now!

    BASSETERRE, St Kitts -- Two more solar farms are to be established on St Kitts, according to chief executive officer of the St Kitts Electricity Corporation , Cartwright Farrell. Farrell said renewable energy mainly solar, wind and the possibility of geothermal energy exploration -- is married with energy conservation and energy efficiency He pointed out that the federal government started the ball rolling with the installation of solar PV panels on the rooftop of Government Headquarters in Basseterre, to provide its own power needs.


  14. Damage caused by geothermal probes is rareRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Science Daily

    Soil settlements or upheavals and resulting cracks in monuments, floodings, or dried-up wells: Reports about damage caused by geothermal probes have made the population feel insecure. In fact, the probability of damage occurring in Baden-Wurttemberg is lower than 0.002% per year.


  15. Fuel cells in the data centerRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | GigaOM

    For the past five years, data center operators at high profile web players like Google, eBay, Amazon, and Apple have been experimenting with ways to provide cleaner energy for their data centers while locking in power pricing visibility for the long term. There have been many strategies ranging from building solar arrays to investing in wind power on the grid to even going to far off locations like Icleand which has inexpensive and renewable natural geothermal power .


  16. Enel Green Power to Construct Geo/Biomass PlantRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 24 | Domestic Fuel

    In this edition of the Ethanol Report, Robert White with the Renewable Fuels Association president talks about a new E85 price study and photo contest. Enel Green Power has begun construction on its "Cornia 2" geothermal power plant in Tuscany.


  17. Best Geothermal Energy Presentations of 2014 AnnouncedRead the original story

    Monday Nov 24 | PRWeb

    The selections were made in each of the GRC Technical Sessions held in late September/early October at the 38th GRC Annual Meeting in Portland, Oregon, USA, the world's largest annual geothermal energy event. The judging criteria included the technical content, the quality of the visual aids and the presenter's ability to communicate the subject matter.


  18. Tanzania: Odonyo Lengai Has More to OfferRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 23 |

    ... to over 2,780 megawatts by next year (2015). But with the proposed tapping of the 5000 megawatts of geothermal power lurking beneath the earth, the country is set to meet all the energy needs within its borders and even sell surplus elsewhere. ...


  19. Nys Dec: Suffolk County's Model Geothermal Permitting Code AvailableRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Nov 22 |

    November 22nd, 2014 - Suffolk has become the first county in New York State to adopt a model building code for highly efficient geothermal cooling and heating systems. The code is modeled in part on one already in place in the Town of Brookhaven.


  20. Fitch Affirms CE Generation, LLC's $400MM Senior Notes at 'BB-'; Outlook Revised to StableRead the original story

    Friday Nov 21 | Business Wire

    The Rating Outlook was revised to Stable from Negative. The rating reflects susceptibility to unfavorable market conditions and restricted distributions from portfolio projects with structurally senior outstanding debt.