Back to OurEnergyLibrary search

2017 Annual Report Geothermal Technologies Office

2017 Annual Report Geothermal Technologies Office

Full Title: 2017 Annual Report Geothermal Technologies Office
Author(s): Geothermal Technologies Office at the Department of Energy
Publisher(s): U.S. Department of Energy, Office of Energy Efficient and Renewable Energy
Publication Date: January 1, 2018
Full Text: Download Resource
Description (excerpt):

Geothermal energy is clean, secure, reliable, flexible, and constant. It continues to be one of America’s best
choices for low-cost renewable energy in power generation and in direct-use applications for heating and cooling
of American homes and businesses.

The Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) at the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) focuses on harnessing this natural resource to generate electricity and direct-use heating and cooling. GTO accelerates hydrothermal and low-temperature adoption and boldly pursues EGS as a transformative player by creating a commercial pathway to large-scale, reproducible systems. By developing and demonstrating innovative technologies, GTO’s efforts help stimulate the growth of the geothermal industry within the renewable energy sector and encourage quick adoption of technologies by the public and private sectors.

All statements and/or propositions in discussion prompts are meant exclusively to stimulate discussion and do not represent the views of, its Partners, Topic Directors or Experts, nor of any individual or organization. Comments by and opinions of Expert participants are their own.

Sign up for our Press Release Distribution List

    Your Name (required)

    Your Email (required)

    Please sign me up to receive press releases from