TITLE

U.S. Geothermal Energy Growth

AUTHOR(S)
Blodgett, Leslie
PUB. DATE
May 2010
SOURCE
Electric Light & Power;May/Jun2010, Vol. 88 Issue 3, p44
SOURCE TYPE
Trade Publication
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports on the growth of new projects for geothermal plants in the U.S. According to the survey of the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) on geothermal energy developers, geothermal has grown 26% in 2009. It notes that power capacity had risen to 6 percent with seven new geothermal plants in 2009. It mentions that geothermal projects can bring the state 7,000 MW of new baseload geothermal power and will satisfy the needs of more than 10 million people in the U.S.
ACCESSION #
51472775

 

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