Non-domestic RHI projects impacted by COVID-19 granted six-month extension

Eligible projects will now be allowed to submit a full application by 30th September 2021

Quicker offshore wind farm construction and geothermal mine water projects win funding

They are part of 17 projects that will receive funding of up to £500,000 each

Ireland announces €1m for three geothermal projects

The funding by SEAI and GSI is to support research and innovation into providing clean heat and power from the ground

Thrive Renewables to invest £6.5m in geothermal power plant in Cornwall

The facility aims to supply around 3MW of electricity to National Grid and up to 12MW of renewable heat for local use

New York backs tech that cuts installation time for ground-source heat pumps

Dandelion Energy claims its Sonic Drill Suite technology reduces the time it takes to install geothermal systems from up to one week to one day

New $30m loan to support business energy efficiency in Egypt

They will cover investments in technologies such as thermal insulation, solar panels, geothermal heat pumps and water-efficient irrigation systems

Eden Project lands £16.8m for geothermal energy

The finance from the European Union, Cornwall Council and an institutional investor will allow the first phase of the project to begin

US ‘has 60GW of untapped geothermal energy capacity under its feet’

That’s the verdict from the US Department of Energy (DoE), which says the underground power source is “America’s untapped energy giant”

SC Johnson freshens up energy use with geothermal heat and cooling

The manufacturer of household cleaning supplies expects the move to save around 62% of its energy usage

Finance
Billionaire-financed firm invests $12.5m in geothermal tech

Breakthrough Energy Ventures is financed by investors such as Jeff Bezos and Bill Gates