New DOE report evaluates five policy supports to accelerate geothermal exploration.
The Energy Department today announced commercialization of a rechargeable energy storage device capable of operating in the extreme temperatures necessary for geothermal energy production.
To support President Obama's Open Data Policy, Energy Secretary Ernest Moniz officially announced the launch of the National Geothermal Data System at the White House Energy Datapalooza on May 28, 2014.
Energy Department investments are exploring for and characterizing geothermal resources in Alaska that could one day replace diesel generators in more remote parts of the state.
The Energy Department announced on June 3 that Colorado Governor Hickenlooper is supporting geothermal energy development with state bonds | photo courtesy of Colorado Geological Survey, 2012