Final EIS of Proposed Nevada Geothermal Site Ready for Review
Renewable Energy
Final EIS of Proposed Nevada Geothermal Site Ready for Review
2022-10-31 19:03:42
by TWN Staff

WINNEMUCCA, Nev. — The final environmental assessment analyzing the impacts to construct, operate and maintain the proposed Gerlach Geothermal Exploration Project in Washoe County, Nevada, is now available for public review. The decision record, finding the project would have no... Read More

Renewable Energy
Energy Dept. Launches Initiative to Bring Down the Cost of Geothermal Power
2022-09-12 13:43:09
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — The U.S. Department of Energy has launched a new initiative aimed at dramatically bringing down the cost of geothermal power. This past week the department set a goal of making “enhanced” geothermal systems a widespread renewable energy option... Read More

$44M Available From DOE for Innovation in Geothermal Sector
2022-08-15 19:43:36
by Dan McCue

WASHINGTON — Up to $44 million is being made available for projects to develop and test technology to foster innovation in enhanced geothermal energy systems, the U.S. Department of Energy announced Monday. The funding opportunity is being managed by the... Read More

Nevada Court Fights Raise Caution Flags on Green Energy Push

RENO, Nev. (AP) — Opposition from friends, not foes, is creating potential roadblocks to President Joe Biden’s green energy agenda on federal lands in the blue-leaning, western swing state of Nevada. Two lithium mines and a geothermal power plant in... Read More

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