Energy Department awards in geothermal development will develop and test novel techniques to advance EGS, Hydrothermal, and Low-Temperature Geothermal energy exploration.Energy Department Announces $31 Million for the FORGE Laboratory to Study Enhanced Geothermal Systems
Today the Energy Department announced $31 million for the initial phases of the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE).
Director Doug Hollett took the stage at the National Geothermal Summit August 6 to discuss current Energy Department initiatives and announce selections for three FY14 funding opportunities in the Geothermal Technologies Office.
Recent reports from Argonne National Laboratory and the Department of Energy’s Water-Energy Tech Team assess water impacts from geothermal applications and frame an integrated challenge and opportunity space around the water-energy nexus for the Department and its partners.
The Office has posted a job vacancy for a GS 12/13 Physical Scientist with a strong geosciences background to serve as an EGS Technology Manager.