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Lease the Geothermal Power of Augustine Volcano!
February 12, 2013 | Anchorage Daily News

The Alaska Division of Oil and Gas plans to lease the geothermal rights to Augustine Volcano and 66,000 acres of surrounding land and seafloor. It should be pretty hot since it last erupted in 2006. Results from the lease at Spurr have not been exciting so far.

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Report on California Geothermal
April 15, 2014 | Geothermal Energy Association
In their Report on the State of Geothermal Energy in California, the Geothermal Energy Association says.... "Geothermal power generated 4.4% of total system power in California in 2012, but could have generated substantially more [...] about half of California’s identified geothermal resources are still untapped, and significant resources may remain undiscovered."

First Geothermal Power Plant in Canada
May 29, 2013 | Bloomberg
A geothermal development company is going to build Canada's first geothermal power plant in the middle of an oil field.

Japan: First New Geothermal Plant in 15 Years
March 18, 2014 | Japan Daily Press
"As Japan continues to look for viable alternatives to its mothballed nuclear reactors, Chuo Electric Power Company is set to open Japan’s first new geothermal power project in 15 years." Quoted from the Japan Daily Press.

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