The Republic of the Philippines DOE has kicked off the start of the 3rd Open and Competitive Selection Process to further accelerate the development of renewable energy.
Geothermal Engineering Limited has signed agreements for the purchase of both the baseload renewable electricity and the zero carbon heat generated from its deep geothermal plant.
IRENA has proposed a multi-point action plan to accelerate the transformation of El Salvador’s electricity sector with renewables.
Ground has been broken on the St Kitts microgrid while negotiations and developments continue with the Nevis Geothermal project.
Latin America’s geothermal potential remains mostly untapped and with few exceptions progress has been sluggish, reports the Inter-American Development Bank.
Three new geothermal plants have been brought online in Turkey by Italian energy company Exergy International.
New Zealand and the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States Commission will study possible opportunities for the direct use of geothermal energy outside of electricity generation.
Thermal Energy Partners, a developer of geothermal energy projects has partnered with Schlumberger New Energy to create a new company.