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Basics & Theory

Centre for Energy: Difference Between Earth Energy & Geothermal Energy
Centre for Energy gives a brief explanation of the difference between Geoexchange (earth energy), and geothermal energy.

GEA: Overview Of Geothermal Energy
US Geothermal Energy Association provides an overview of geothermal energy basics, use, environmental issues, benefits, myths, and more.

IGA: History, Theory & Overview Of Geothermal Energy
International Geothermal Association provides a detailed overview of geothermal energy.
Education & Training

Geothermal Resources Council: International Education Organization
Geothermal Resources Council an International geothermal community, with members in 30 countries, is a professional educational organization.
Industry Information

GEA: US Online Reports On State Of Geothermal Technology
US Geothermal Energy Association has online reports on the State of Geothermal Technology, Part I: Subsurface Technology (November 2007), and Part II: Surface Technology (January 2008).

REW: Beginning Of Geothermal Renaissance
Renewable Energy World Podcast from the Geothermal Conference and Expo describes how development of conventional resources has increased over the last few years and new technologies have grabbed the attention of financiers and the mainstream press, the industry is finally starting to get the recognition it deserves.

REW: Technological Innovation Driving Renewed Interest In Geothermal
Renewable Energy World article says in the past, geothermal energy might have been called the underdog of renewable energy. But if one were to characterize the industry based on current growth and technological innovation, it might be more accurate to call geothermal the rising star of the industry.
Industry Sectors

CanGEA: Canadian Geothermal Energy Association
Canadian Geothermal Energy Association is a trade association for geoexchange and high temperature geothermal.

GEA: US Geothermal Energy Association
Geothermal Energy Association is a US trade association of companies developing geothermal resources worldwide for electrical power generation and direct-heat uses.

IGA: International Geothermal Association
International Geothermal Association is a worldwide scientific, educational and cultural organization encouraging research, development and utilization of geothermal resources through publication and dissemination of scientific and technical data and information.
Information Sources

Alliant Energy: Resource Site On Geothermal Systems
US utility offers geothermal information including overview, how it works, rebates & benefits, environmental impact, case studies, and links to more resources.

Geo Heat Center: Resource Site For Geothermal Energy
Geo Heat Center from Oregon Institute of Technology provides geothermal information and resources.

Geo-Heat Center: Directory Of Technical Assistance Reports On Geothermal
Geo-Heat Center from Oregon Institute of TEchnology provides links to technical assistance reports on geothermal energy.

Green Pages: Directory For Environmental Technology
Green Pages is structured into 10 main chapters with a total of 80 sub-classifications. Select any chapter to display the relevant categories. Subsequent clicks will display an alphabetical list with contacts in the respective field.

Open Directory: Directory Of Links To Resources On Geothermal
Open Directory provides listing of links to information and resources on geothermal.

US DOE: Resource Site On Geothermal Technologies
US Department Of Energy Geothermal Technologies Office provides information, news, and resources on geothermal energy.

US DOE: Technology Reports On Geothermal Energy
US Department Of Energy offers easily searchalbe database of geothermal technical and programmatic reports dating from 1970 to present day.

US GEO: Resource Site On Geothermal Energy
US Geothermal Education Office offers geothermal energy facts, maps, education materials, expert services, and links to more information.
Issues & Performance

BC Gov: Overview Of Provincial Geothermal Legislation & Acts
BC Ministry of Energy provides information on BC provincial geothermal rights, legislation, acts, and regulations.
Procedures

REW: How To Assess A Potential Geothermal Resource
Renewable Energy World expert says that for a geothermal power resource you really need three things; hot water, permeability in the rock, and both of these attributes at a depth that is economically reachable.
Product Supply

Green Pages: Directory For Environmental Technology
Green Pages is structured into 10 main chapters with a total of 80 sub-classifications. Select any chapter to display the relevant categories. Subsequent clicks will display an alphabetical list with contacts in the respective field.
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