Considering it composes roughly 80% of our body, water is humanity's most important resource. With more than 7 billion people on the planet, water is becoming increasingly more precious. Given its absolute value, the Stockholm Energy Institute (SEI) recently published a report evaluating the potential impact of renewable energy technologies on water resources.
Rep. Dave Reichert (R-WA) and Earl Blumenauer (D-OR) have introduced legislation aimed at extending the Production Tax Credit, or PTC.
A new 322-page study, Geothermal Energy Resource Potential of Canada, characterizes Canada’s (in-place) geothermal potential as exceeding, by one million times, the country’s current electrical consumption.
In its continuing effort to provide detailed information and recommendations to support renewable energy development, the International Energy Agency (IEA) has released its latest "technology road map." In this report the IEA shows how to grow global production of geothermal heat and electricity ten fold by 2050.
LVestus Energy is a new geothermal energy company that offers a Vertical Closed Loop Field installation they call GeoTPA.
U.S. President Barack Obama has asked congress to approve a 2012 budget that provides the Department of Energy (DOE) with US$29.5 billion.