Geothermal-powered dorm minimizes its carbon footprint in Quebec

Inhabitat - Innovation

The new dorm complements the boarding school's existing architecture while raising the bar for sustainable design

Stunning House on the Rocks uses geothermal power

Inhabitat - Innovation

On Finland’s windswept Turku archipelago, Helsinki-based design practice and log house kit purveyor Pluspuu has completed yet another ecological wood house — fittingly named the House on the Rocks.

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Chic geothermal-powered home embraces indoor-outdoor living

Inhabitat - Innovation

Dutch design studios Bedaux de Brouwer and i29 have blurred the boundaries between indoors and out at Outside In, an aptly named 400-square-meter villa for a family of four. Completed in September 2020, the luxury home makes a verdant green patio the heart of its living area and features expansive glazing all around to take in views of the surrounding garden

Modernist Bata shoe factory transforms into geothermal-powered homes

Inhabitat - Innovation

Quadrangle has fulfilled a long-held dream of the late Sonja Bata of Bata Shoes fame with the transformation of the decommissioned Bata Shoe Factory in Batawa

Geothermal-powered timber home glows by an Austrian lake

Inhabitat - Innovation

Locally procured materials and energy-efficient building systems make up the Wohnhaus am Eichenberg (Residence on the Eichenberg), a contemporary timber home designed by Austrian architecture firm Berktold Weber Architekten in 2019. Built into the mountainside in the Austrian village of Eichenberg, the home opens up to breathtaking views of Lake Constance

Geothermal-powered home fuses high-end luxury with restraint

Inhabitat - Innovation

Fitted with custom designs and high-end finishes, the home’s decor is deliberately pared down for a modern and minimalist look that inspired the project’s name, “Bold, rather than brash

Geothermal-powered education center anchors Louisvilles new Waterfront Botanical Gardens

Inhabitat - Innovation

A notorious old landfill in Louisville, Kentucky is being transformed into the new Waterfront Botanical Gardens, a verdant 23.5-acre site designed by architecture firm Perkins + Will

Geothermal-powered bus station will use anti-smog blocks to fight pollution

Inhabitat - Innovation

The Polish city of Lublin will soon be home to an environmentally friendly bus station that not only offers a new and attractive public space, but also combats urban air pollution. Designed by Polish architectural firm Tremend, the Integrated Intermodal Metropolitan Station in Lublin will be built near the train station and aims to revitalize the area around the railway station.

City of Unalaska Inks Power Purchase Agreement for Geothermal Power

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Unalaska is located along the sea lanes of the great circle route connecting North America to Asia. As a result, its Bering Sea location is home to the International Port of Dutch Harbor, recognized also as the top US fishing port in the US

Ecotricity strikes landmark deal to secure geothermal power from Cornish plant

Business Green

Major milestone for emerging renewable energy sector as developers of UK's first geothermal power plant agree to sell 3MW of baseload power to green energy supplier. Geothermal is a really exciting form of energy that is, as yet untapped in the UK," he said.

Geothermal-powered education center anchors Louisvilles new Waterfront Botanical Gardens

AGreenLiving

Engineered for a small environmental footprint, the energy-efficient building is powered with geothermal energy. Geothermal-powered education center anchors Louisvilles new Waterfront Botanical Gardens.

Geothermal power fuels the fun at Chena Hot Springs

AGreenLiving

It’s hard to go on an educational tour of a greenhouse and power plant when I could be soaking mindlessly in a pool of water thick with sulfate, chloride and bicarbonate of sodium. Year-round, the resort offers a free tour of the greenhouse and power plant. These facilities are the heart of the operation, generating geothermal power to heat guest cabins and growing delicious salad greens even in the dead of winter.

Chic geothermal-powered home embraces indoor-outdoor living

AGreenLiving

In addition to bringing nature indoors visually, the home also reduces its impact on the environment with energy-efficient technologies that include geothermal energy storage, a heat pump and rooftop solar panels.

Geothermal-powered timber home glows by an Austrian lake

AGreenLiving

Related: Geothermal-powered home fuses high-end luxury with restraint Locally sourced timber accents continue inside the home, with warm-hued wood floors, walls and ceilings creating a seamless indoor/outdoor visual experience. Geothermal-powered timber home glows by an Austrian lake.

Stunning House on the Rocks uses geothermal power

AGreenLiving

As with all Pluspuu projects, the geothermal-powered log house is built primarily from timber and boasts a relatively small carbon footprint. The home is also heated with geothermal heat distributed via underfloor heating. Stunning House on the Rocks uses geothermal power.

UK closes in on first geothermal power after successful drilling outcome

Renewable Energy World

could be producing electricity from a geothermal plant for the first time early next decade after drilling at a site in southwest England showed it could become a viable part of the renewable energy mix. News GeothermalThe U.K.

Modernist Bata shoe factory transforms into geothermal-powered homes

AGreenLiving

Geothermal energy powers all of the HVAC systems. See original here: Modernist Bata shoe factory transforms into geothermal-powered homes. Eco Green design embodied carbon factory geothermal energy homes mixed-use showToronto-based design firm Quadrangle has fulfilled a long-held dream of the late Sonja Bata of Bata Shoes fame with the transformation of the decommissioned Bata Shoe Factory in Batawa.

Green-roofed home embraces valley views and daylight

Inhabitat - Innovation

This contemporary, geothermal-powered home is topped with a lush green roof

Geothermal-powered dorm minimizes its carbon footprint in Quebec

AGreenLiving

In addition to an airtight envelope, the residence taps into the campus’ central geothermal system and integrates sustainable stormwater management systems. The residence is connected to the campus’ central geothermal system that has since been expanded with four new wells. The rest is here: Geothermal-powered dorm minimizes its carbon footprint in Quebec.

Geothermal-powered home fuses high-end luxury with restraint

AGreenLiving

The result of a close collaboration between architect and client, the residence follows passive house criteria and is equipped with a geothermal system that meets the family’s energy needs. Geothermal-powered home fuses high-end luxury with restraint. Eco Green a-modern-and a-natural-part alternative energy geothermal italian minimalist design passive house project

CLOSE COOPERATION BETWEEN STRABAG AND EXERGY IN THE FIELD OF GEOTHERMAL ENERGY

Alternative Energy Mag

Development and construction of turnkey geothermal power plants with ORC technology (Organic Rankine Cycle) with all services from a single source

To Solve Energy Issues, Indonesia is Accelerating Geothermal Energy

Green Living Guy

With an estimated 24GW in geothermal reserves that account for 40% of the world’s geothermal resources, Indonesia is set to accelerate the geothermal power development to solve its energy issues, says GlobalData, a leading data and analytics company.

Exploring the Ocean to Save the Planet

GreenBiz

Land-based alternative energy solutions like solar and geothermal power help slow our greenhouse gas emissions, but on their own, they are insufficient for preventing the worst consequences of climate change. Every path to a sustainable planet leads us to the ocean.

Will Solar Water Heating Grow in 2021?

Green Living Guy

Concerned individuals have begun seeking alternative sources such as solar, wind and geothermal power. Over the last decade, Americans have witnessed a shift towards renewable energy.

AltaRock clears hurdle in quest for ‘next generation’ geothermal resource

Renewable Energy World

AltaRock Energy, an enhanced geothermal systems firm, is showcasing results of a technical and economic feasibility study, which the company says paves the way for the development of the first SuperHot Rock geothermal resource in the U.S.

Protecting Bats From Wind Energy

Green Living Guy

Solar, wind and geothermal power successfully lower the energy sector’s greenhouse gas emissions. Many individuals view renewable energy as the solution to atmospheric degradation.

German firms plan to exploit massive lithium deposits beneath the Rhine

Charged

German-Australian startup Vulcan Energy Resources says it can deliver carbon-neutral lithium, extracted at geothermal power stations. billion euros ($2 billion) to build up to five geothermal power stations and facilities to extract the lithium.

EDC selects turbine for 29-MW geothermal expansion project in the Philippines

Renewable Energy World

a Mitsubishi Heavy Industries (MHI) Group Company and provider of Organic Rankine Cycle (ORC) technology, said that the Energy Development Corporation (EDC) selected its turbine for the 29-MW Palayan Bayan geothermal expansion project. Geothermal NewsTurboden S.p.A.,

US DOE announces $12 Million for enhanced geothermal technology improvement

Renewable Energy World

Department of Energy (DOE) last week announced up to $12 million for technologies that can make geothermal systems more efficient for clean, renewable energy production. GWe of geothermal energy currently installed in the United States. Geothermal NewsThe U.S.

RENOVA participates in 17.4-MW Kiangan Hydroelectric Power Project in Philippines

Renewable Energy World

announces that it is participating in the 17.4-MW Kiangan Hydroelectric Power Project currently under development in Ifugao Province, Philippines and the project concluded loan agreements with the Philippine Development Bank and other financial institutions as of Aug. RENOVA Inc.

Statevolt to build 54 GWh battery gigafactory in California

Charged

Statevolt has signed a letter of intent with Controlled Thermal Resources (CTR), which will deliver sustainable, locally produced lithium and geothermal power from its soon-to-be constructed Hell’s Kitchen Lithium and Power development.

Sustainable Countries to Visit in 2020

The Environmental Blog

It’ll meet this goal by transitioning to geothermal energy, which is abundant throughout the two islands. Closer by we find Iceland, which is similarly reliant on geothermal power.

Lilac Solutions to use novel technology to extract lithium from the Salton Sea

Charged

Beneath California’s Salton Sea lies a vast pool of super-heated fluid that’s long been exploited as a source of geothermal power. Lilac has partnered with the Australian firm Controlled Thermal Resources to develop a geothermal power plant and lithium-extraction facility at the Salton Sea. The Salton Sea could potentially produce loads of lithium, with the added benefit of more geothermal power.

Media brief: Geothermal energy and its potential in Canada

Clean Energy Canada

Many parts of Canada are home to the natural conditions required for the extraction of geothermal energy, specifically in parts of Western Canada. It is also home to many workers with expertise in oil and gas extraction—a skillset that could also be applied to the geothermal industry.

Canada’s geothermal energy opportunity

Renewable Energy World

Geothermal Energy Potential in Western Canada. There’s a wave of increased interest and investment in geothermal energy as a potentially viable source of renewable power. Geothermal energy is naturally occurring heat that exists within the interior of the Earth.

Up-scaling CO2 capture

Envirotec Magazine

Icelandic power firm ON Power operates the Nesjavellir Geothermal Plant, and will supply power and heat to power the DAC process at the new plant. Under the agreement with ON Power, Climeworks will build facilities within their Geothermal Park.

Renewable power plants need better planning and design

Renewable Energy World

Over the past decade, $3 trillion has been invested in clean power worldwide. The world will need thousands of new solar, wind, and geothermal power plants. Geothermal and hydropower plants can also support ecological regeneration.

Meet Our Members: Introducing Greentown’s Newest Startups of Q4 2021

Greentown Labs

Twenty-five startups joined our community in the final months of 2021, working on innovations as diverse as solar-plus-storage for blackouts, plastic and tire recycling, geothermal power generation, and construction-less dam electrification.

As oil crashes, ‘America’s untapped energy giant’ could rise

Grist

There’s another form of renewable energy, however, that might see a benefit from the recent global economic upheaval and emerge in a better position to help the United States decarbonize its electricity system: geothermal. geothermal installed capacity (MWe) by state | U.S.

Eco-conscious hotels are changing the way people travel

AGreenLiving

hotels to use geothermal power. In the Lake House’s parking lot, 65 geothermal wells help keep the establishment running. Generated by clean energy, geothermal power is both sustainable and cost-effective.

Renewables Catching Nuclear Power In Global Energy Race

R-Squared Energy

Hydropower still produces more electricity globally than the Renewables category, which consists primarily of rapidly-growing wind and solar power, as well as more mature renewable technologies like geothermal power and power produced from biomass. To put these numbers in perspective, the following graphic shows the global percentage each of the major power sources contributed to electricity generation in 2018: Global share of electricity production.

California Energy Commission funds two lithium recovery projects in Salton Sea region

Charged

to two lithium recovery projects in the Salton Sea region, where high concentrations of the soft metal are found dissolved in the brine produced by geothermal hotspots. The Salton Sea Known Geothermal Area contains an estimated six million tons of recoverable lithium. The California Energy Commission (CEC) has awarded $7.8

BP and Chevron back geothermal pioneer Eavor Technologies in $40m funding round

Business Green

Company hails boost for plans to bring down the cost of clean, dispatchable power to a 'universally competitive level'. Technology such as Eavor's has the potential to deliver geothermal power and heat and help unlock a low carbon future