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Geothermal Power Approaches 12,000 Megawatts Worldwide
August 27, 2014 In 2013, world geothermal electricity-generating capacity grew 3 percent to top 11,700 megawatts across 24 countries.
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The Sustainable Sesseljuhus is the Heart of Iceland's Solheimar Ecovillage
The Solheimar ecovillage that I visited while on holiday in Iceland was full of interesting takes on environmentally conscious architecture.
Tue Aug 26, 2014
Asia News Network
JAKARTA: Legal barrier to geothermal development in Indonesia removed
Indonesia's House of Representatives passed on Tuesday the new Geothermal Law, eliminating the legal barrier for the development of the country's geothermal resources, which are among the largest in the world.
The San Diego Union-Tribune
Lawmakers Take Up Underground Energy Mandate Geothermal Vote Could Be Costly
California lawmakers may decide this week whether San Diego County utility customers must underwrite a new fleet of geothermal power plants.
4 Companies That Could Benefit From Boosted Interest In Geothermal Power
While investors have been focused on alternative energy sources such as wind , water and solar power , there's another renewable source that's been relatively ignored.
Geothermal Power Producers - Lowest Levelized Cost, Base Load Compatible And A 100-Year History
I was researching fuel costs for power generation when I stumbled on a most interesting report by the federal government.
Indonesia passes law to tap volcano power
The Indonesian parliament on Tuesday passed a long-awaited law to bolster the geothermal energy industry and tap the power of the vast archipelago's scores of volcanoes.
Renewable Energy Update -- August 2014 #4
Workers at a state-of-the-art solar plant in the Mojave Desert have a name for birds that fly through the plant's concentrated sun rays: "streamers," for the smoke plume that comes from birds that ignite in midair.
Mon Aug 25, 2014
Renewable Energy Update -- August 2014 #5
The five-member Board of the Los Angeles Department of Water and Power has unanimously voted to approve 10-year energy efficiency targets that will vault America's largest municipally-owned utility, which provides service to around 3.9 million people, to national leadership in energy efficiency.
Fitch Downgrades Coso Geothermal Power Holdings LLC's 2007 Pass-Through Trust Certificates to 'C'
The rating downgrade to 'C' is based on Fitch's expectation that the project will fail to meet a pari passu reimbursement obligation under a drawn letter of credit due in .
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Electric Energy Online
Calpine to Acquire Fore River Generating Station in New England
Calpine Corporation announced that it has agreed to purchase a nominal 809 megawatt, combined-cycle power plant and related plant inventory from Exelon Corporation for $530 million, or approximately $655 per kilowatt, subject to working capital adjustments.
The Caribbean goes geothermal
The Caribbean Goes Geothermal By Melissa Pandika Forget the white-sand beaches and astonishing biodiversity.
Geothermal Power Steaming Over Wind And Solar Energies
With a background in economics and public policy, I've covered domestic and international energy issues since 1998.
Ethiopia: The Power Man Speaks of Power Cuts
Factories and business enterprises are incurring losses due to the recurrent power outage in cities.
Sun Aug 24, 2014
No illegal logging at Tawau geothermal plant site: Pang
Tawau: Assistant Tourism, Culture and Environment Minister Datuk Pang Yuk Ming on Saturday denied claims of illegal logging activities at the Andrassy Forest Reserve in Tawau Hill Park .
Fri Aug 22, 2014
Sacramento Bee Newspaper
Another View: Expanding geothermal power will help diversity
It was a rare pleasure to read about representatives of the wind and biomass industry showing concern for some existing geothermal industry jobs .
Thu Aug 21, 2014
Solar power gets hot, hot, hot
With so many homeowners and businesses making greener energy choices, private utilities - along with big oil, gas, coal, and nuclear companies - see the writing on the wall.
Wed Aug 20, 2014
The San Diego Union-Tribune
OpinionSen. Hueso's bad geothermal bill may become law
The California Legislature may be on the verge of approving a bill that represents the worst of government interference where it isn't needed or wanted.
Tue Aug 19, 2014
The New Zealand Herald
Mighty River hikes dividend as profits surge
The Whakamaru Dam, one of the hydro dams on the Waikato River owned by Mighty River Power.