New Industry Paper Examines Reports on Geothermal Power Costs and Benefits

 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE   CONTACT: Shawna McGregor, [email protected], 917-971-7852   New Industry Paper Examines Reports on Geothermal Power Costs and Benefits   Washington, D.C. (June 16, 2014) — Geothermal energy is an affordable power source, according to an analysis of several government and private sector reports published in 2014. The …

Geothermal Potential in California Still Largely Untapped, Industry Group Tells CARB

geothermal industry group has issued a status report on the state’s energy option to meet California’s climate goals,” gea reports.   In brief, the status report shows that: ·        geothermal power generated 4.4% of total system power in California in 2012, but could have generated substantially more; ·        geothermal power produces some of …

GEA Seeks Entries for the Best in Geothermal

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Shawna Seldon [email protected] 917.971.7852     GEA Seeks Entries for the Best in Geothermal -Deadline Extended Until September 6–   Washington, D.C. (August 6, 2013) – The Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) has extended the deadline to submit a nomination for GEA Honors 2013 to Friday, Sept. 6.   “After two successful years …

Geothermal Energy’s Environmental and Health Benefits Worth $117 Million Annually

  FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Shawna Seldon [email protected] 917 971 7852   Geothermal Energy’s Environmental and Health Benefits Worth $117 Million Annually   Benefits of geothermal energy touted in air emissions analysis   WASHINGTON, D.C. (April 25, 2013) – The Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) has released an Air Emissions Comparison and Externality …

GEA release: Technological advancements paving the way for geothermal growth

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact:  Shawna Seldon [email protected] 917 971 7852   Technological Advancements Paving the Way for Geothermal Growth   Preliminary results show an increase in 2012 year-end geothermal capacity   WASHINGTON, D.C. (February 12, 2013) – As the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) prepares to release its annual development report at theState of the …

Iceland Home to World’s First Zero-Emissions Data Center

UK telecoms and IT services provider Colt is well on its way toward building the world’s first zero-emissions data center, in all of four months. Being built for data center developer Verne Global, the plant will be built on a former NATO base in Keflavik, Iceland, where geothermal and hydroelectric …