While most geothermal systems in the past 40 years have been installed in single-family homes, those in the industry say growth in the market is now driven by condominiums. Emily Chung writes on the CBC website about the increasing interest in this technology. What are your views? Why geothermal is a hot trend in … Continue reading Many Canadian condominiums opting for geothermal heating and cooling
It is encouraging to see how the energy transition is taking place throughout the world. Amy Yee writes in The Independent about recent developments in Kenya to deploy geothermal energy. Kenya, the first African country to tap geothermal power, began its programmes in the late 1970s and early 1980s. But recent growth is quite dramatic. … Continue reading Important developments in geothermal energy in Kenya
The energy transition leads down many paths to find innovative approaches. Charlotte Adams and Jon Gluyas from Durham University provide a good article on The Conversation website about the possible use of coal mines as an important heating source. It would be good to get your views. We could use old coal mines to … Continue reading Could abandoned coal mines be used as a geothermal energy source?
The energy transition includes all forms of renewable energy but the one that has had least attention, in the opinion of many, is geothermal energy. Dave Keating writes on the Deutsche Welle website about recent efforts to better harness heat from the Earth. Geothermal energy: Why hasn’t it caught on yet Despite being one … Continue reading Attempts to give a higher priority to geothermal energy