Search Results for geothermal-energy-2
2 item(s) were returned.

How to Pack More Power into NYC’s Energy-Efficiency Bill Package

Author(s): Abbey Brown
Former Clean Energy Project Manager
Environmental Defense Fund
Date: August 1, 2017 at 11:00 AM

Earlier last month, the New York City Council introduced a package of bills designed to make buildings more energy efficient. Given that about 70 percent of greenhouse gas emissions in the City come from heating and cooling buildings, regulating how buildings manage energy is crucial to reaching Mayor Bill de Blasio’s goal of reducing citywide emissions 80 percent below 2005 levels by 2050. While these bills represent an important step in the right direction, there are opportunities to strengthen them so the intended reduction in pollution is more effective and long-lasting. For example, Int. 1644 proposes the establishment of a… [more]

View Discussion

Energy from the Earth: Geothermal Energy Transformations-Nationwide Resources and Value Chains

Date: February 11, 2014 at 12:03 PM

Full Title: Energy from the Earth: Geothermal Energy Transformations-Nationwide Resources and Value Chains Author(s): Chad Augustine, Patrick Dobson, Brian Anderson Publisher(s): American Association for the Advancement of Science, American Association of Petroleum Geologists, American Geophysical Union, American Geosciences Institute, Association of American State Geologists, Geological Society of America, National Science Foundation—Directorate for Geosciences, U.S. Geological Survey Publication Date: 1/2014 Presentations from the briefing, which gave an overview of the series and US energy needs and supply: Moderator Presentation by Hollett ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Chad Augustine ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Patrick Dobson ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Brian Anderson ->DOWNLOAD DOCUMENT<- Description (excerpt):  Geothermal energy could be a significant source of clean power for the United States.… [more]

View Discussion