Archive for the ‘Geothermal Power’ Category
The United States Department of Energy has materialized the interests for improved geothermal energy (EGS) announcing an investment of 84 million dollars for funds offered in two installments. Last year, this department has invested in other 43 million dollars in this sector.
Geothermal energy and its collection are still a subject of avant-garde and it is used on a small scale at global level.In this article we’ll talk a little about the Earth’s geothermal energy potential. As I said in a previous post, we hear everywhere that alternative energies are not able to provide Earth’s energy needs.
This week, the company named Raser Technologies announced that it has finished construction of a plant that is the United States’ largest geothermal hotbeds to be discovered in over 25 years. One third of all homes in Utah could be powered by this plant.
A geothermal plant use hot water from the old coal mines. Significant reserves of water, natural heated will put into action the radiators from hundreds of homes, offices and shops. The “legacy” excavation left by the coal mines which generated so much pollution represents an important development for clean energy sector from Netherlands. The concept [...]