- Q&A: FORGE-ing Ahead to Clean, Low-Cost Geothermal Energy
July 17, 2014 2:48 PM
Learn about the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE), which will enable scientists and engineers to develop and test new technologies for innovative Enhanced Geothermal Systems.Read The Full Story
- Gigawatts of Geothermal: JASON Study Highlights Huge Potential for EGS
February 21, 2014 3:46 PM
The U.S. Geological Survey estimates there is up to 500 gigawatts of untapped geothermal energy in the United States, enough to power millions of homes. A new study by JASON, an independent advisory group of world-class scientists, illustrates how this resource can be developed to generate renewable electricity for future generations.Read The Full Story
February 24, 2014
In support President Obama’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, the Energy Department today announced $10 million to improve subsurface characterization for enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) by developing state-of-the-art methods that quantify cri
January 30, 2014
The U.S. Department of Energy today announced $3 million to spur geothermal energy development using play fairway analysis.
April 12, 2013
As part of the Obama Administration’s all-of-the-above energy strategy, the Energy Department recognized the nation’s first commercial enhanced geothermal system (EGS) project to supply electricity to the grid.
September 8, 2011Department of Energy Awards up to $38 Million to Advance Technology and Reduce Cost of Geothermal Energy
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