Bitcoin can be as hot as volcanic lava in El Salvador

Geothermic power from volcanoes is being used to power bitcoin mining in the country

UK’s low carbon heat warms up with £270m boost

The new heat network funding will only support low carbon technologies, including heat pumps

New $21.9m fund approved for geothermal energy exploration in Saint Lucia

The project will support exploratory drilling, capacity building, technical assistance and market engagement as well as prepare women for employment for technical jobs within the energy sector

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