February 24, 2021

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Utah FORGE Pioneers Advanced Drilling Methods, Sets New Standard for Geothermal Drilling

The Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE) is breaking ground – literally – in new and exciting ways.

December 18, 2018

Geothermal Student Competition Will Take Data Analytics to New Depths

Are you a student? Are you looking for opportunities to gain experience and build your resume? Then the Geothermal Student Competition is for you!

June 14, 2018

Department of Energy Selects University of Utah Site for $140 Million Geothermal Research and Development

Utah’s proposed research site selected as a first-of-its-kind geothermal field laboratory.

August 31, 2016

Energy Department Announces $29 Million Investment in Enhanced Geothermal Systems Efforts

FORGE Funding Will Accelerate Development of Clean Energy from Geothermal Sources

November 18, 2015

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Road Tripping through the Geothermal Frontier

And they’re off! After more than a year since the announcement of available funding, the project teams selected for our Frontier Observatory for Rese

May 20, 2015

FORGE: The Next Frontier of Renewable Energy

The Energy Department recently announced the teams selected for negotiation for Phase 1 of the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE), a dedicated site where researchers can develop and test enhanced geothermal system technologies.

April 28, 2015

Top 10 Things You Didn't Know about Enhanced Geothermal Systems

The U.S. generates more electricity through geothermal energy than any other country in the world. Learn about the breakthrough technology that could help expand use of this renewable energy source.

July 17, 2014

Q&A: FORGE-ing Ahead to Clean, Low-Cost Geothermal Energy

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.

February 21, 2014

DOE Announces Notice of Intent for EGS Observatory

The Energy Department announced today its intent to issue a funding opportunity to establish a dedicated subsurface laboratory called the Frontier ...