The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) publishes articles, blogs, stories, highlights, news, and technical reports regularly. Please check back often to receive the latest information on GTO.

April 25, 2023

DOE Announces $13 Million to Support Community Geothermal Heating and Cooling Solutions

Selected Projects Will Help Communities Cut Carbon Pollution, Lower Utility Bills, Create Jobs, and Expand Adoption of Geothermal Heating and Cooling Systems

March 30, 2023

Leading the Way: GTO Announces Federal Sites to Pursue Geothermal Projects

The Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) today announced two U.S. Department of Defense (DoD) installations as the first to receive technical assistance in the Federal Geothermal Partnerships (FedGeo) initiative.

February 28, 2023

Energy 101 Video: Geothermal Energy

See how we can generate clean, renewable energy from hot water sources deep beneath the Earth's surface, through geothermal energy.

February 21, 2023

DOE Opens Third Round of Applications for Remote and Island Communities Seeking Technical Assistance to Bolster Energy Resilience

Applications are open for the Energy Transitions Initiative Partnership Project (ETIPP) through May 19 for remote and island communities seeking technical assistance to transform their energy systems and reduce their vulnerability to energy disruptions.

February 8, 2023

Biden-Harris Administration Announces $74 Million to Advance Enhanced Geothermal Systems

Pilot Projects Will Work to Scale EGS, And Help Provide Renewable Geothermal Energy to over 65 Million American Homes

January 25, 2023

DOE Analysis Highlights Opportunities to Expand Clean, Affordable Geothermal Power

New report finds geothermal energy could provide power equivalent to over 65 million U.S. homes

January 23, 2023

Apply for the “Clean Energy to Communities Program”

Turn your clean energy goals into reality with the help of DOE’s national labs

January 10, 2023

DoD Issues Request for Proposal for Onsite Geothermal Electricity Generation Prototypes

The Department of Defense (DoD) announced a Request for Proposal (RFP) for an onsite geothermal electricity-generation prototype via the Defense Innovation Unit (DIU) website.

January 9, 2023

SCEP Workforce Programs Issue Request for Information (RFI)

The U.S Department of Energy's (DOE) Office of State and Community Energy Programs (SCEP) is sharing three new workforce programs and asking for input regarding their structure between now and January 26, 2023 at 5:00 p.m. ET.

December 14, 2022

U.S. Department of Energy Announces Over $15 Million to Drive Down Costs of Geothermal Drilling

Projects in Colorado and California Will Demonstrate Drilling Innovations and Help Reduce Costs of Renewable Geothermal Energy