Geothermal News for February 2009

Geothermal News Archive

US stimulus bill passed

The US$789 billion economic stimulus bill, which includes provision for renewable energy, has been passed by the US Congress and endorsed by President Barack Obama.

RWE Innogy sets up joint venture for geothermal

RWE Innogy has set up a joint venture (JV) with Daldrup & Söhne AG to develop, plan and construct a range of geothermal power stations.

Geothermal energy in East Africa

Geothermal energy generation in Africa could take a leap forward in 2009 after exploratory studies in Kenya “exceeded all expectations”, according to the United Nations Environment Programme (UNEP) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF).