U.S. Geothermal is expecting the Guatemalan government to release a 40 MW request for proposals (RFP) exclusively for geothermal in 2Q16, U.S. Geothermal president and chief operating office Doug Glaspey said on May 11.
Ormat Technologies on May 19 said it has secured contracts worth $36 million for work at Eastland Group’s Te Ahi O Maui geothermal project in New Zealand.
The Metropolitan Nashville Airport Authority (MNAA) in Tennessee has transitioned the air conditioning at the Nashville International Airport (BNA) to a geothermal lake plate cooling system.
Solar, geothermal, and microhydro will be the focus of three projects that won the New York State “Energy to Lead Competition” this week.
With an aim to create clean, renewable geothermal energy projects, and to cooperate in research and education, Cornell and Geothermal Resource Park (GRP) Iceland have signed a memorandum of agreement that mirrors the successful Icelandic model for integrating energy solutions.
New York is preparing for a future in which clean, distributed energy resources — such as energy efficiency, electric vehicles, rooftop solar panels, and other types of local, on-site power generation — form an integral part of a more decentralized electric grid.
Kenya, Rwanda and Uganda will commence trade of 15 MW of power from the Olkaria Geothermal power plant beginning in May.