Developer Maibarara Geothermal Inc is seeking approval for the development, ownership and operation of transmission infrastructure for a connection to the distribution system of the Manila Electric Co. (Meralco) of its 20 MW Maibarara project in the Philippines.
Aboitiz Power Renewables (AP Renewables) has secured two additional service contracts for the geothermal concessions at Kapatagan-Sibulan and Talomo-Tico, both in North Cotabato, Mindanao, Philippines.
New geothermal legislation, expected to pass in April 2014, is to remove the association between geothermal and mining activities making development of geothermal resources easier and will also call for state owned companies to develop geothermal sites currently unattractive to investors.
ThinkGeoEnergy’s Annual Geothermal Event Survey 2014 aims to establish what have been popular and successful events in 2013 and why. At the same time we want to determine what are key elements that have made events successful and popular for the sector.
The newly announced course on Developing & Delivering Geothermal Power Projects provides a unique introduction to geothermal energy business. To be held in New York, London, Nairobi and Singapore the course is led by Hezy Ram.