Traditional geothermal plants utilize steam or hot water from below ground to harness geothermal power and energy. Despite being beneficial, only a few countries around..
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Differing from geothermal power plants, geothermal heat pumps or “water-source heat pumps” is an advanced technology that harnesses the nearly constant temperature belowground to heat..
Ayala’s AC Energy Holdings Inc. and its partners have acquired the Indonesian and Philippine geothermal assets of Chevron Corp. The Indonesian consortium, with members AC..
Lopez-led Energy Development Corporation (EDC) is encouraging the government to support the development of more geothermal projects in the country as the clean and renewable..
Basic Energy Corp. received approval from the Department of Energy (DOE) to go ahead with its Farm-In Agreement and Deed of Assignment with DESCO, Inc...
Three local companies are eyeing the geothermal assets of Chevron in the country, after the American energy company was seen unloading its geothermal units in..
The National Geothermal Association of the Philippines (NGAP) said geothermal projects should be put under the Feed-in-Tariff (FIT) to enable these projects to compete with..
The Visayas grid will receive over 600 megawatts (MW) of power in the next three years, the Department of Energy (DOE) said. DOE science research specialist..
In 2015, the United States had an installed capacity of 3,442 megawatts (MW) from geothermal energy. The Philippines followed with 1,968 MW. The Geysers, the world’s..
The Philippines is the world’s second-largest producer of geothermal energy next to the United States. With the Renewable Energy Act of 2008 in place, the..