Department of Energy Awards $338 Million to Accelerate Domestic Geothermal Energy

2009-10-30T15:46:36+00:00

Innovative geothermal projects are funded in support of project deployment, technology development, and data collection over 39 states. U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Steven Chu announced October 29, 2009 up to $338 million in Recovery Act funding for the exploration and development of new geothermal fields and research into advanced geothermal technologies.  These grants will support [...]

Department of Energy Awards $338 Million to Accelerate Domestic Geothermal Energy2009-10-30T15:46:36+00:00

Wind Energy Obstacles and Potential

2009-01-23T18:30:17+00:00

Implications: In order to meet the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) target, projecting that wind power could provide 20% of U.S. electricity by 2030, wind turbine installations would have to increase to 7,000 per year by 2017. (To put that in perspective, just 3,100 wind turbines were installed in all of 2007.)  With the downturn [...]

Wind Energy Obstacles and Potential2009-01-23T18:30:17+00:00