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News Archives - 2008

January

Drilling Complete on Australian Hot Dry Rock Project

February

DOE and Partners Test Enhanced Geothermal Systems Technologies

June

BLM and Forest Service Consider Large-Scale Geothermal Leasing
DOE Seeks to Invest up to $90 Million in Advanced Geothermal Energy Technology and Research
Alaska Plans Geothermal Leasing at Volcano
New York Event to Show Bi-Partisan, International Support for Geothermal Energy in America
DOE Announces Solicitations for $30.5 Billion in Loan Guarantees

July

DOE to Guarantee $10 Billion in Loans for Efficiency, Renewables
Geothermal Electric Plant Planned in N.M.
Raser Geothermal Unit To Feed Power to Anaheim by October
U.S. GEOTHERMAL ANNOUNCES SUCCESSFUL COMPLETION
DOE Hosts Conference Call for Open Funding Opportunity Announcement
Dominica Grants Geothermal Exploration and Development License to Caribbean Company
U.S. Geothermal Announces More Test Results From the Neal Hot Springs Production Well and a Key Addition to Senior Staff
Tapping the Earth's geothermal energy
Calpine Geothermal Operations Recognized by State of California
Renewable energy projects approved

August

Energy Transport Corridor Draft Environmental Impact Statement Available for Review
Odessa fabricator builds rig specifically for geothermal drilling
Raser Receives Third Party Analysis on Well Field
Geothermal Energy Growth Continues, Industry Survey Reports
Six Utah plants help fuel rise in geothermal projects
Geothermal Lease Sale in Nevada Yields Record Bids
Google.org Invests $10 Million in Enhanced Geothermal Systems
United States, Australia, and Iceland to Promote Geothermal Energy

September

Construction Underway on First Geothermal Power Plant in New Mexico
Workshop to Examine Outlook for State and Federal Policies to Promote Geothermal Energy in the West

October

DOE Funds 21 Research, Development and Demonstration Projects for up to $78 Million to Promote Enhanced Geothermal Systems
Clean Energy Projects Dodge the Global Credit Crunch
Interior Department to Open 190 Million Acres to Geothermal Power

November

International Partnership for Geothermal Technology Launches Web Site
Geothermal Energy Featured on NBC's Today Show
California Streamlines Approvals for Renewable Energy Projects
BLM Offers Geothermal Leases in Utah, Idaho, and Oregon

December

President-Elect Obama Nominates Dr. Steven Chu as Energy Secretary
GRC 2009 Annual Meeting Announced, Call for Abstracts Issued
BLM Increases Acreage for Geothermal Development
Winner: Hot Rocks


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