Energy Department Announces National Geothermal Data System to Accelerate Geothermal Energy Development

In support of the Obama Administration's Open Data Policy to make data more accessible to the public and entrepreneurs, the Energy Department today officially launched the National Geothermal Data System (NGDS), an online open-source platform that facilitates the discovery and use of geothermal data, enabling researchers to speed geothermal energy development. This innovative online tool will allow [...]

By |June 18th, 2014|Industry|0 Comments

Electricity use slashed with efficiency controls for heating, cooling

RICHLAND, Wash. – Commercial buildings could cut their heating and cooling electricity use by an average of 57 percent with advanced energy-efficiency controls, according to a year-long trial of the controls at malls, grocery stores and other buildings across the country. The study demonstrated higher energy savings than what was predicted in earlier computer simulations [...]

By |June 11th, 2014|Industry|0 Comments