The Resources and Reserves Committee of the International Geothermal Association is issuing a Call for Papers for a Special Issue of the peer reviewed, open access journal 'Geothermal Energy Science' on the topic of 'Estimation and Classification of Geothermal Potential'.
The International Renewable Energy Agency (IRENA) partners with ThinkGeoEnergy on the data and location of geothermal power plants worldwide of ThinkGeoEnergy's Global Geothermal Power Plant Map to be included in IRENA's Global Atlas.
Transmark Chile, a subsidiary of Dutch Transmark Renewables has been granted six new geothermal exploration concessions in Region II of Antofagasta in the north of Chile by the Chilean Ministry of Energy.
A consortium lead by German Rödl & Partner has been contracted to prepare a risk mitigation fund for geothermal development in Bolivia, Chile, Colombia, Ecuador and Peru. The fund will be established by the Central American Development Bank (CAF) and the German development bank KfW.
The geothermal development joint venture Infinergeo SpA in Chile has been split between its owners, ECM Geotermia and Transmark Chile, a 100% daughter of Transmark Renewable Products. Transmark will continue development of the license of Licancura III.