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Geothermal energy, the forgotten renewable, has finally arrived

Hell’s Kitchen Lithium and Power project in 2023, will be one he first new US geothermal power plants in almost a decade. Image: REUTERS/Fred Prouser

Michael J. Coren

Reporter, Quartz


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California is the perfect place for a geothermal project. Image: Quartz
Just 2% the US's total potential geothermal energy could power the entire US over 2,000 times. Image: MIT
Michael J. Coren
Michael J. Coren
Michael J. Coren
The geothermal plant in the Salton Sea owned by Controlled Thermal Resources. Image: Controlled Thermal Resources
The budget for geothermal technologies has been increasing since 2014. Image: Quartz
US geothermal electricity generation potential scenarios Image: Quartz

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