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Wednesday, January 14th, 2015      Leave a Comment
The microbial species assigned to the taxonomic class Cyanidiophyceae display worldwide, but discontinuous, distribution. How they came to be found in some parts of the world is a matter of debate among scientists. The Cyanidiophyceae, unicellular organisms that diverged from ancestral red algae about 1
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2015-01-14 05:43:35
Monday, January 5th, 2015      Leave a Comment
If enormous heat deep in Iceland's volcanoes can be harnessed for geothermal energy, it may exported to Europe one day.
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2015-01-05 08:18:54
Monday, January 5th, 2015      Leave a Comment
Iceland's big bet: If enormous heat deep in the heart of volcanoes can be harnessed for geothermal energy, the industry may be set for a revolution.
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2015-01-05 08:14:15
Friday, January 2nd, 2015      Leave a Comment
A 50-100 meter (164-328 feet) high steam geyser has appeared in a 400-meter deep drainage hole drilled some days before Christmas by Landsvirkjun National Power Company in the geothermal area Þeistareykir in Northeast Iceland.
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2015-01-02 05:09:13
Wednesday, December 3rd, 2014      Leave a Comment
Hungary's EU-FIRE is teaming up with Icelandic peer Mannvit to build a €116 mln geothermal power plant near Battonya in southeast Hungary, government and company officials announced yesterday.
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2014-12-03 01:42:52
Saturday, November 29th, 2014      Leave a Comment
ADDIS ABABA (AA) – The Ethiopian government and Reykjavik, a joint venture of U.S.-Icelandic geothermal development company, are negotiating on a detailed power purchase agreement to generate geothermal energy, an Ethiopian spokesperson has ...
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2014-11-29 10:15:02
Wednesday, November 26th, 2014      Leave a Comment
“It's a very good example of the use of geothermal energy,” said Magnea Gudmundsdottir, director of public relations for Blue Lagoon. “And also, in terms of employment, this last summer we had more than 300 employees, year-round around 250 or 60.”.
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2014-11-26 10:04:03
Sunday, November 23rd, 2014      Leave a Comment
By REBECCA BLAIR The President of Iceland, Ólafur Ragnar Grímsson, told Cornellians about Icelandic sustainability practices and the effects of global climate change on Friday as part of the Einaudi Center’s Foreign Policy Distinguished Speaker Series, Grímsson — Iceland’s fifth president
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2014-11-23 23:01:33
Friday, November 7th, 2014      Leave a Comment
Scientists and engineers from around the world are participating in a course at the United Nations University to learn how to use geothermal energy in their own countries from leading Icelandic experts. Anna is among a selected group of scientists from more ...
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2014-11-07 01:22:59
Tuesday, October 28th, 2014      Leave a Comment
Alterra Power Corp. is a leading global renewable energy company, operating six power plants totaling 568 MW of generation capacity, including British Columbia's largest run-of-river hydro facility and largest wind farm, two geothermal facilities in Iceland, ...
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2014-10-28 18:55:37
Monday, October 13th, 2014      Leave a Comment
... phase of a major geothermal power project in Ethiopia. The contract, worth up to $8 million, was signed by the African Union and the Icelandic-US private developer Reykjavik Geothermal Limited for drilling the wells at the Corbetti geothermal power project.
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2014-10-13 07:40:22
Monday, October 13th, 2014      Leave a Comment
Earlier this year a grant contract was signed to support the drilling of two wells in the first phase of a major geothermal power project in Ethiopia. The contract, worth up to $8 million, was signed by the African Union and the Icelandic-US private developer ...
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2014-10-13 04:54:23
Saturday, October 4th, 2014      Leave a Comment
A geothermal energy plant in Iceland. Photo: Páll Stefánsson. Iceland tops a ranking of the world’s biggest “energy gluttons” at 18,774 kg of oil equivalents per capita, beating big oil and gas producers such as Qatar, Trinidad and Tobago and Kuwait, as oilprice.com was somewhat surprised to discover
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2014-10-04 05:56:03
Thursday, October 2nd, 2014      Leave a Comment
With only 20%-25% of Iceland's available hydro and geothermal energy harnessed, the country's energy potential is vast. The aluminium industry has thus far dominated, but the silicon industry could be the next to come onshore to take advantage of the ...
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2014-10-02 19:06:28
Wednesday, October 1st, 2014      Leave a Comment
You might expect the US and Canada to be home to some of the biggest energy consumers in the world, but Iceland and Luxembourg? Oilprice.com calculated the top 10 countries with the highest energy use per person and the results may surprise.
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2014-10-01 07:20:27