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News Archives - 2010

January

Applications Being Accepted for National Geothermal Academy

February

U.S. Geothermal Energy Capacity Grew 6% in 2009

March

Interior Department Awards $3.7 Million to 13 Tribes for Renewable Energy
Colorado Boosts its Renewable Energy Requirement to 30% by 2020

April

GTP to Present at Upcoming Geothermal Forum

May

GTP Peer Review and Pre-Peer Review Being Held This Month
GTP Adds Meeting on the National Geothermal Data System Project to Peer Review

June

Department of Energy Offers $102 Million Conditional Commitment for Loan Guarantee to U.S. Geothermal, Inc.
Energy Department Offers Conditional Commitment to Support Nevada Geothermal Development with Recovery Act Funds
DOE-Backed Project Will Demonstrate Innovative Geothermal Technology
DOE Offers Loan Guarantees to Geothermal Projects in Nevada and Oregon

July

Addendum Added to Innovative Demonstration of Geothermal Energy Production FOA
Two-Day Geothermal Symposium to Highlight Low-Temperature Power Production

August

Department of Energy Announces $15 Million to Promote Innovative Geothermal Heat Recovery Methods and Technologies
DOE Offers $15 Million Geothermal Heat Recovery Opportunity

September

Department of Energy Issues Loan Guarantee Supported by Recovery Act for Nevada Geothermal Project
DOE Awards $63 Million to Advance Clean Energy Commercialization
DOE Awards $20 Million to Develop Geothermal Power Technologies
USDA Offers Renewable Energy Feasibility Studies for Rural Businesses
IKEA's New Store in Colorado to Feature Geothermal System

October

U.S. and Iceland Sign Bilateral Agreement to Develop Clean Geothermal Energy