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2014 GRC Annual Meeting Presentations

Some of the most important presentations from the last GRC Annual Meeting.

GRC Opening Session Presentations

Geothermal Technologies Office Update - Doug Hollett, GTO Director
Geothermal As a System Resource - David Olsen, California ISO Board of Directors
US Geothermal: Renewable Independent Power Producer - Dennis Gilles, CEO and Director, U.S. Geothermal

GRC International Session

Australasia – Long-term Progress - Chris Bromely, GNS Science, NZ
Indonesia – Resource Opportunities - Dr. Suryantini, Bandung Institute of Technology
Philippines – Prolonged Generation and Opportunity - Fernando Peñarroyo, National Geothermal Association of the Philippines
Japan - Renewed Opportunities - Kasumi Yasukawa, National Institute of Advanced Industrial Science and Technology
Middle East – Expanding Development - Orhan Mertoğlu, Turkish Geothermal Association
Europe – Historic Legacy; Lasting Future - Eva Schill, Karlsruhe Institute of Technology
South America – Geothermal Progress - Diego Morata, University of Chile
Central America – Current Generation and Future Plans - Paul Moya, West Japan Engineering Consultants, Inc.
North America – Geothermal Developments and Opportunities - Luis Carlos Gutiérrez Negrín, Geocónsul, S.A. de C.V.

GRC International Luncheon

GDC’s Geothermal Development Strategy for Kenya: Progress & Opportunities - Ruth Musembi, Head of Corporate Communication & Marketing, GDC
Ethiopia Update - Mekuria Lemma, Head of Corporate Planning, Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP)

GRC Workshops

Geothermal Leasing, Unitization, and Water Use Legal Issues
Introduction To Hydrothermal Systems and Geothermal Exploration

2013 GRC Transactions

The 2014 GRC Transactions are now available for free download by members:

Click here for a list of the articles. To download the 2014 Transactions or email citation lists, please sign in as a member in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. Non-members can join the GRC or order individual articles. All GRC PDFs from 2013 and earlier, plus several thousand additional non-GRC PDFs, are available for free download by everyone without signing in.

The 2014 GRC Transactions were given free to all 3-day registrants at the GRC Annual Meeting in Portland, Oregon.

Photos from the 38th GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Expo

Images from the geothermal energy event of the year!

Over 1,100 photos from the 2014 GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo have been posted to the GRC Flicker website.

Photos from the GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Expo

News Releases

Best Geothermal Energy Presentations of 2014 Announced (PDF) (November 24)

GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo Welcomes World’s Largest Annual Geothermal Energy Gathering (PDF) (September 24)

Winners of the 2014 Geothermal Photo Contest Announced (PDF) (September 22)

Geothermal Awards Announced (PDF) (September 4)

Deadline for Geothermal Resources Council 2014 Amateur Photo Contest is This Weekend (PDF) (August 29)

Hotel Room Discount Deadline for Major Geothermal Event Is Next Week (PDF) (August 27)

Early Bird Registration Deadline for GRC Annual Meeting is This Week (PDF) (August 25)

Registration Opens for GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo (PDF) (July 16)

Speakers Announced for Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting (PDF) (July 14)

Registration Opens for Annual Charity Golf Tournament at Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting (PDF) (June 4)

GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo To Convene World’s Largest Geothermal Industry Gathering (PDF) (May 29)

Workshops and Field Trips Announced for Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting (PDF) (May 23)

Thanks to our 2014 GRC Annual Meeting Sponsors

Ethos Energy

Gold Sponsor


Ormat Technologies

Neck Wallets & WinG Reception

GEO Drilling Fluids

Bronze Sponsor

Bakersfield Pipe & Supply

Opening Session Coffee Break

WinG Reception

Power Engineers

Opening Reception Sponsor

Preliminary List of Attendees

Atlas Copco

Literature in delegate bag

Capuano Engineering Company

General Contribution


Audio Video Sponsor for Tuesday

Your Name Here

Springer Publishing

Student Poster Competition

General Contribution

Cleantech Law Partners


The Northern California Power Agency (NCPA)

General Contribution



Northwest Environmental Business Council



Think GeoEnergy


Navigant Research


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