Geothermal energy projects in the US receive $46m boost

Enhanced geothermal systems are different from conventional geothermal resources that occur naturally in the US and are geographically limited due to the need for underground heat and fluids

Energy majors bp and Chevron back start-up focused on geothermal energy

Eavor says its technology differs from other forms of geothermal in that it is a scalable ‘go anywhere’ solution, harvesting geothermal heat to generate dispatchable power with zero emissions

Ecotricity seals 10-year agreement to take geothermal power from Cornish plant

The PPA will see a minimum of 3MW of baseload electricity power the equivalent of 10,000 homes every year

Nearly a quarter of Brits ‘live above unused coal mines with low carbon heat potential’

The water from flooded mines can be used as a sustainable heat source, according to the British Geological Survey and the Coal Authority

Iceland and UNEP lend support to East Africa to harness geothermal power

It is estimated East Africa could generate 20GW of electricity from geothermal energy

Abandoned coal mines in North East England to be turned into geothermal energy project

The mine water district heating system is expected to cut 319 tonnes of carbon dioxide emissions every year

Geothermal energy firm issues £40m green bond

Baseload Capital will use the proceeds from the bond to invest in geothermal projects globally

Multi-million-dollar contract to upgrade geothermal units in the Philippines

ABB has won the deal for a major retrofit programme

Old coal mine in Glasgow to host geothermal research lab

It aims to contribute to an understanding of the potential for warm water in disused coal mines to be used for renewable heat

US hots up with $14.5m geothermal funding

The country currently has an installed geothermal capacity of more than 3.8GW