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geothermal

, geothermic
of or relating to the heat in the interior of the earth

Geothermal

The heat derived from the Earth. It is the thermal energy contained in the rock and fluid in the Earth’s crust.

geothermal

[¦jē·ō¦thər·məl]
(geophysics)
Pertaining to heat within the earth.
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34 Mexican Geothermal Electricity Market Forecast Summary 2012, 2017 and 2022 ($m, Rank, % Share, CAGR %, Cumulative)
Skagestad says his upcoming report will review the concept for the prototype project, examining all aspects of the capital costs and the displaced energy when going from natural gas to geothermal.
Geothermal energy is an especially valuable resource in the West, where Nevada, California and Utah currently lead the country in its production.
Department of Energy (DOE), Office of Geothermal Technologies, EE-12, 1000 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20585-0121, (202) 586-5340, http://www.
By virtue of geologic happenstance, nonetheless, California is home to the nation's biggest geothermal operations, which produce 7 percent of all electricity in the state, analysts say.
Also, many opposed to the plant think that geothermal power is not the best alternative to dirtier and more expensive oil-based power.
William (Bill) Rickard: President of Geothermal Resource Group, Inc.
Rototec Geothermal Energy Plc is a total solution supplier of geothermal energy systems founded in 2007 and with operations in Finland and Sweden.
Nevada Geothermal is leading the exploration program.
The company will conduct a feasibility study on the use of geothermal energy for the Timmins and District Hospital or the McIntyre Arena," says Mark Jensen, city director of planning.
but the city subsequently negotiated a different deal with CalPine for geothermal energy, prompting CalEnergy to file suit in January claiming the bidding process was improper.
WASHINGTON -- The past 12 months saw continued economic challenges for many American industries, including those in the renewable energy field, but the country's geothermal community witnessed a year of growth, both domestically and abroad.