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2 Major Geothermal Energy Projects Shutdown

2 September 2010 - 1:21pm
A major geothermal project in California has been stopped after it was found to generate earthquakes. This follows the halting of a similar project in Switzerland for the same reason. Hopes of tapping the heat in the earth's bedrock as a virtually limitless source of clean energy now seem much more remote, given these two high profile failures.http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/12/science/earth/12quake.html (http://www.nytimes.com/2009/12/12/science/earth/12quake.html)
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Caribbean Energy in a Post-Financial Crisis World – theme for 9th Annual Caribbean Energy Conference

2 September 2010 - 1:21pm
Trinidad and Tobago Energy Minister Conrad Enill will be the keynote speaker at the 9th Annual Energy Conference taking place at the Hilton Trinidad Conference Centre on 7th and 8th December 2009. The theme of this year’s conference is Caribbean Energy in a Post-Finiancial Crisis World.
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Dominican Republic Signs Agreement for Solar Energy Plant

2 September 2010 - 1:21pm
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, Feb. 04, 2009 PeakOil-PS -- The Dominican Republic (DR) government and Sunovia Energy Technologies from the United States have signed an agreement to install the first solar energy plant in the country, according to a Sunovia company press release.
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GEOTHERMAL POWER FIND IN NEVIS CONFIRMED

2 September 2010 - 1:21pm
CHARLESTOWN, Nevis, October 20, 2008 - Officials of West Indies Power (WIP) have confirmed that at least two geothermal drill sites on Nevis have the capacity to produce hundreds of megawatts of geothermal energy.
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Dominican Republic boosting hydroelectric generation capacity

2 September 2010 - 1:21pm
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, Sept 04, 2008. PeakOilParagigm Shift -– Listin Diario reports that Radhames Suero Milano, executive vice president of the Empresa de Generacion Hidroelectrica Dominicana (Egeih), the government entity that groups hydroelectric power producers, has announced that this year three dams will begin to produce 54.1 megawatts, bringing low cost energy to the power network.
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