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Singapore sovereign fund invests $240m into geothermal DH

Think GeoEnergy Summary In an exciting announcement shared this week, Icelandic Arctic Green Energy and the Government of Singapore Investment Corporation (GIC), a government-owned company assigned to manage Singapore’s sovereign wealth fund, report having set up an ambitious...

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Munich utility and partner Erdwerk restructure cooperation

Think GeoEnergy Summary In order to further advance the district heating vision of Stadtwerke München (SWM), the city utility of Munich/ Germany and German engineering group Erdwerk announce having restructured their cooperation. With the new arrangement, employees, data and...

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Governor Cuomo Announces Nearly $4 Million Awarded to Grow Community Heat Pump Networks Across New York State

NYSERDA Summary Governor Andrew M. Cuomo today announced nearly $4 million in awards to 23 projects under the first round of the Community Heat Pump Systems Pilot program to advance community thermal networks that harness geothermal and waste energy to heat and cool buildings. The winning...

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Earth To Senator Joe Manchin: Geothermal Energy. That’s It. That’s The Message.

CleanTechnica Summary The US has yet to tap its vast geothermal energy resources, and a movement is finally afoot to kick the domestic industry into high gear. That includes the iconic coal and gas producing state of West Virginia. I know, right? Shocker! The Mountain State’s geothermal...

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New NREL report reveals current state and future potential of US geothermal power and heat

Renewable Energy Magazine Summary The report 2021 US Geothermal Power Production and District Heating Market Report provides up-to-date information and data reflecting 2019 geothermal power production and district heating markets, technologies, and trends in the United States. This...

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UMass Medical School Builds Geothermal Heating & Cooling System to Reduce Emissions

Environment and Energy Leader Summary The University of Massachusetts Medical School’s new education and research building will include a geothermal heating and cooling system that will provide about 88% of the heat for the building and about 50% of the cooling needs for the building. ...

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ENGIE Solutions wins 2021 European Geothermal Innovation Award

Think GeoEnergy Summary This year the winner of the Ruggero Bertani European Geothermal Innovation Award 2021 is ENGIE Solutions with its innovative multidrains boreholes well architecture, so the release by the European Geothermal Energy Council (EGEC) in conjunction with the GeoTHERM expo ...

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E.ON taking big step on geothermal ambitions in Denmark

Think GeoEnergy Summary In an announcement today, it is reported that E.ON and Danish geothermal development firm Geothermal Operating Company (GEOOP)’s existing owner group have decided to let E.ON increase it shares of ownership to allow GEOOP to be integrated into the E.ON group. E.ON...

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Cimco Completes Low-Charge Ammonia Heating/Cooling System for Canadian Community

Ammonia21 Summary Cimco Refrigeration, a Toronto, Canada-based industrial refrigeration contractor, has completed a low-charge ammonia/NH 3 (R717) heating/cooling system, to be linked to a district energy-sharing system for a planned community of 30,000 residents in Edmonton, Canada. ...

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U.S. Department of Energy Announces Winners of Spring 2021 Geothermal Collegiate Competition Summary Today, the U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) announced the winners of the Geothermal Collegiate Competition , a national contest that engages students to develop innovative geothermic energy applications to heat and cool buildings,...