The Global GeothermalEnergy Industry Is Hot
$19 billion invested from 2010 to 2014
In the US, annual power sales ~$1 billion as of 2012
International production growing at >5% CAGR
24 countries produce geopower including
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B.C. Hydro’s Latest Numbers Place The Unit Energy Cost Of Site C At $58-61/MWh… But Can Their Creative Math Do What Geothermal Can?
Create 11 times more permanent jobs than Site C.
Avoid costly transmission upgrades through strategic deployment of geothermal power plants.
Strengthen the grid – as geothermal has a 95% load factor, it is dispatchable, and can load follow and provide necessary ancillary services.
Avoid unnecessary large capital project cost overruns, as geothermal power plants are small, and can be built to directly meet demand.