During a Djibouti-Turkey Business Council the president of Turkey, Mr. Erdo?an stated that closer ties with Africa will be made and mentioned that both Djibouti and Africa have plentiful geothermal and renewable resources to develop.
The Government of Canada is supporting the second phase of a study focused on assessing the potential of geothermal energy development in the Ross Riverarea by the Dena Nezziddi Development Corporation.
Awardees Aurelie Roche and David Brink-Roby are the recipients of the scholarships and plant to use the award to conduct research in seismic activity related to geothermal energy production and study fluid flow through rock respectively.
Hawaiian utility HECO is currently being sold to to Florida-based NextEra Energy yet a group of local residents are trying to turn the firm into a publicly owned cooperative and develop geothermal in order to reduce electricity costs.
The Australian company has recently posted their quarterly report for the end of 2014, stating that the company has made great efforts in order to reduce operating costs while at the same time diversifying their portfolio of activities, going beyond geothermal.