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Tanzania geothermal sector attracts investment from Japan, Iceland
By EBR Staff Writer
Tanzania geothermal sector has attracted investments from two companies based in Japan and Iceland, according to Minister for Energy and Minerals, Prof Sospeter Muhongo.
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US territory of American Samoa to commence $2.3m geothermal exploration
By EBR Staff Writer
The US territory of American Samoa is gearing up to launch $2.3m drilling program for geothermal energy in a bid to cut down dependency on diesel.
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Indonesia commits funds of $302m for geothermal resources exploration
By EBR Staff Writer
Indonesian government has announced a commitment of IDR1trillion ($302m) to finance the exploration program aimed at geothermal resources in the country.
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APC to invest $300m in geothermal project in Philippines
By EBR Staff Writer
APC Group, a subsidiary of SM Group's gaming arm Belle, is gearing up to invest $300m to develop a 100MW geothermal project in Kalinga province, Philippines.
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Indonesia to raise geothermal electricity purchase price
By EBR Staff Writer
Indonesian government said it will increase the charges of electricity to be bought by state-owned electricity company PT PLN from geothermal plants in order to help revive the stalled projects.
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US Army selects ECC Renewables for $7bn geothermal energy projects
By EBR Staff Writer
US Army Corps of Engineers, Engineering and Support Center has selected clean energy producer ECC Renewables for its $7bn contract to develop geothermal projects.
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Siemens Energy unveils steam turbine SST-500 GEO for geothermal projects
By EBR Staff Writer
Renewable energy arm of Siemens, Siemens Energy, has developed a new steam turbine, SST-500 GEO, for geothermal power plants to cater to the power range of about 120MW.
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Ormat offloads Momotombo geothermal facility for $7.5m
By EBR Staff Writer
Ormat Technologies has offloaded its stake in the Momotombo geothermal power plant in Nicaragua through the sale of its operator Momotombo Power Company (MPC) for $7.5m.
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Japan to extend assistance for geothermal projects in East Africa
By EBR Staff Writer
The government of Japan has extended its support to East African countries that are planning to develop geothermal projects.
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Provincial Governor of Papua New Guinea seeks new act for geothermal energy
By EBR Staff Writer
The provincial governor of Oro in Papua New Guinea (PNG) has urged national parliament to introduce a new legislation to explicitly cover geothermal energy development in the country.
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Nippon estimates annual sales of $49m from geothermal, mulls Asian expansion
By EBR Staff Writer
Japan-based conglomerate Nippon Steel & Sumitomo Metal is estimating annual sales of JPY5bn ($49m) from its geothermal business by 2015.
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EDC, Alterra forms geothermal joint venture for South American market
By EBR Staff Writer
Philippines-based geothermal energy producer Energy Development Corporation (EDC) has formed a geothermal joint venture with Canadian firm Alterra Power, with an aim to provide power to Chile and Peru.
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US geothermal energy capacity rises 5% in 2012
By EBR Staff Writer
US has added 147.05MW of gross geothermal power capacity in 2012, 5% more than in 2011, according to the data released by Geothermal Energy Association (GEA).
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Nevada Geothermal Power to develop four geothermal plants
By EBR Staff Writer
American clean-energy company, Nevada Geothermal Power (NGP) has received US backing for a $98.5m loan. It is now looking for buyers or joint-venture partners for its four geothermal developments.
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JPM Capital buys stake in eight geothermal power plants in US
By EBR Staff Writer
JPM Capital has paid about $35.7m to Ormat Technologies for an interest in eight geothermal power plants in California and Nevada.
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