### Can new drill tech unleash the potential of geothermal energy?

The next generation of geothermal energy technology — called enhanced or engineered geothermal, or EGS for short — has long been just out…

### The long, hard slog to unlock the potential of geothermal energy

Remember when Google was making a big deal about the next generation of enhanced geothermal tech? What happened?…

### Feds approve three big clean power projects in the west

The newly minted Interior Secretary Sally Jewell on Monday announced the first approval of three renewable energy projects on public lands under…

### 6 technologies that could shape the future of energy

The future of energy technology can come from surprising places: algae, hot rocks, fireflies and crowdfunding? Here's a round up of stories this month that show off 6 technologies that could shape the future of energy.…

### A quiet breakthrough in geothermal power tech

A startup backed by Google, Khosla Ventures, Kleiner Perkins and Paul Allen's investment firm, called AltaRock Energy has delivered an important breakthrough for the next-generation of geothermal technology at a site in Bend, Oregon.…

### Is geothermal poised for growth?

Geothermal energy remains a very small part of the global energy equation, contributing about a quarter of a percent to the global…

### Google-backed AltaRock moves forward with geothermal drilling project

After nearly two years, a Google-backed geothermal startup, AltaRock Energy, is finally getting the permit for a demonstration project in Oregon to show its novel technology does work.…

### Today in Cleantech

We don’t hear that much about geothermal power in the renewable energy world (it’s just half a percent of electricity generation in…

### Q&A: Vulcan Power's CEO on the Potential of Geothermal

At times it’s seemed like geothermal power is the Rodney Dangerfield of clean energy – it’s gotten little respect compared with glitzier…

### Does Web Working Really Add Up?

In planning to work from home, we consider in detail the technicalities, the home office setup, and all the fun, exciting things…

### Daily Sprout

Dutch to Try Road Tax Alternative: The Dutch government has approved a plan to replace the annual road tax on cars with…

Here are some interesting posts from around the ‘Net to catch up with over the weekend: CNET: “Facebook’s mounting customer service crisis”…

### Ready, Set, Apply: Clean Power Equipment Manufacturers Tax Credits Now Available

It’s official: Long-awaited clean-energy manufacturing tax credits are really happening, finally. The U.S. Department of the Treasury and the U.S. Department of…

### Patents! Akamai! Dancing! All in this Week’s NTV Video Wrap-Up

We’re trying a little something different here, so bear with us. A lot of stuff happened this week, and rather than putting…