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News Archives - 2012

January

DOE Projects Receive Honors for Best Geothermal Presentations
Summer 2012 National Geothermal Academy: Applications Due February 15
Doug Hollett Gives Keynote Presentation at Stanford Geothermal Workshop
DOE Releases Updated Induced Seismicity Protocol

February

Enhanced Geothermal Systems Documents for Public Comment - Now Closed

March

Program FY 2013 Budget Request Presentation Now Available
Ball State University Completes Nation's Largest Ground-Source Geothermal System with Support from Recovery Act
DOE and Navy Collaborate on Geothermal Drilling Technology

April

Ball State Completes Largest U.S. Ground-Source Geothermal System
Geothermal Exploration Best Practices Webinar Presentation Now Available

May

Energy Secretary Chu Applauds World's First All-Renewable Power Plant in Nevada
Energy Department Announces Finalists for National University Geothermal Energy Competition

June

Efficiency, Renewable Energy Projects Win 12 R&D 100 Awards

July

IEA: Renewable Energy to Grow During the Next 5 Years
National Geothermal Academy Underway at University of Nevada, Reno
Geothermal Energy Association Honors NREL's Dr. Bharathan for Work in Condenser Technology

August

NREL Study Shows Renewable Energy Potential in Every State
Defense, Interior Departments Pursue Renewable Energy on Federal Lands
Army Announces $7 Billion Action to Support Renewable Energy

September

California Geothermal Power Plant to Help Meet High Lithium Demand
Geothermal Power – the Future is Now

October

Energy Department Addresses Largest Gathering of Geothermal Energy Stakeholders
EPA Honors Organizations for Supporting Green Power
Geothermal Discovery Offers Hope for More Potential Across the Country
United States' Clean Energy Patents Soar, Report Indicates

December

Funding Opportunity: Geothermal Technologies Program Seeks Technologies to Reduce Levelized Cost of Electricity for Hydrothermal Development and EGS
EIA Report: U.S. Renewables Rise by 2040
Laser Drills Could Relight Geothermal Energy Dreams
Geothermal Industry Ends 2012 on a High Note