Deep geothermal feeling sore after subsidy slight

The deep geothermal power industry has been left feeling slighted after the Government decided to freeze the level of subsidy it will get in future. Energy Secretary Ed Davey announced new levels for the renewables obligation (RO) yesterday, confirming the subsidy will be frozen at 2 ROCs for deep geothermal. Dr Ryan Law, Chair of […]

Geothermal needs £100m from government

The UK’s fledgling deep geothermal sector needs “more government support” to the tune of £100million, otherwise the UK risks falling behind other European countries. This was the consensus from geothermal experts who were candid about their need for government cash at the EGS Energy’s conference in London yesterday. Ryan Law, managing director of Geothermal Engineering […]