GEOTHERMAL

US government funding available for EGS pilot demonstrations

On February 8, 2023, the US Department of Energy (DoE) announced up to $74 million to support enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) pilot demonstration projects called for in president Biden’s landmark Bipartisan Infrastructure Law. The legislation authorises DoE to support up to seven competitively selected pilot projects that collectively demonstrate EGS in different geologic settings, using a variety of development techniques and well orientations.

 US Department of Energy (DoE) announced up to $74 million to support enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) pilot demonstration projects

US Department of Energy (DoE) announced up to $74 million to support enhanced geothermal systems (EGS) pilot demonstration projects

These demonstration projects will provide valuable information about EGS in the field, maintain progress towards DoE's ambitious Enhanced Geothermal Shot and GeoVision analysis goals, and help spur further...

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