U.S. Department of Energy - Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy
Geothermal Technologies Office
Director Doug Hollett Speaks to Nation's Largest Geothermal Industry Gathering
Presentations are now posted to the website and inform on the priorities and initiatives of the Energy Department's role in accelerating deployment of geothermal energy.
DOE's First Commercial EGS Success Sends Power to the Grid
This year, DOE's Desert Peak project became the first Enhanced Geothermal System (EGS) in the U.S. to send power to the grid. Ormat Technologies' commercial success at Desert Peak, Nevada demonstrates that EGS technologies are within reach right now.
Caldwell Ranch: Innovative Exploration Technologies Yield Geothermal Potential
The Geothermal Technologies Office Congratulates this Year's GEA Honors Awardees
Fish cultivation at Canby Geothermal in Oregon is one of the many uses of geothermal cascading systems.
The Power of the National Geothermal Data System
Thanks for joining us at the Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting in October. Exciting new details on the National Geothermal Data System User Interface Testing were shared.
The Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) works in partnership with industry, academia, and DOE's national laboratories to establish geothermal energy as an economically competitive contributor to the U.S. energy supply. Learn more about GTO. For information about heat pumps, please visit the Building Technologies Office or call 202-586-9127.