Stimulation going forward and other updates have been released for the the Newberry EGS project in Oregon, successfully injectong approximately 3,000,000 gallons of water into the expanding EGS reservoir
The development of new geothermal projects, made available by the recession of the Salton Sea could be the solution for both the environmental disaster and for the regeneration for the economy in the region.
The theme of this year's National Geothermal Student Competition, GeoEnergy Is Beautiful, encouraged teams to focus on a non-technical deployment barrier: communicating the benefits of geothermal energy.
According to CanGEA, B.C. Canada could generate 5,500 megawatts of power from geothermal sources, equivalent to the amount of electricity from Site C, at prices of 10-cents per kilowatt hour or below making geothermal a clear winner.