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Media Mentions: The Corvallis Advocate- Geothermal vs. Nuclear

September 1, 2015

Dr. SchultzDr. Adam Schultz, Oregon State University Professor of Geology and Geophysics, recently interviewed with the Corvallis Advocate on the subject of geothermal power. Here’s a link to The Power War: Geothermal vs. Nuclear, published July 15, 2015.

Visit us at the Bend Summer Festival

July 9, 2015

We’ll be at the Bend Summer Festival this Saturday and Sunday. Come by our booth for an update on the Newberry EGS Demonstration project as well as the Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE) project.

Media Mentions: Newberry selected for first round of DOE FORGE funding

May 2, 2015

The Newberry EGS Demonstration site has been selected by the Department of Energy as a candidate site for the Frontier Observatory in Geothermal Energy. Here are a few links to articles about the announcement:

Bend Bulletin Newberry Volcano Candidate for Geothermal Laboratory

KTVZ Newberry Geothermal Research Lab Clears First Hurdle

Department of Energy About FORGE




Media Mentions: An Active Oregon Volcano could house a new Renewable Energy Laboratory

April 29, 2015

The Portland Business Journal recently published an exciting article about the Newberry Volcano Frontier Observatory for Research in Geothermal Energy (FORGE) project taking place at Newberry- An Active Oregon Volcano could house a new Renewable Energy Laboratory.

Media Mentions: KTVZ News Channel 21

March 26, 2015

Local news station KTVZ News Chanel 21 visited the Newberry EGS Demonstration site and aired a story about the project on March 24. The story was prompted by new rules being implemented by the federal government for regulation of hydraulic fracturing processes used for oil and natural gas production. The Newberry EGS Demonstration already falls under stricter regulations than those being imposed on the oil and gas industries.

Come see us March 2!

February 17, 2015

AltaRock Energy staff will be giving an update on the Newberry EGS Demonstration project Monday, March 2 at 6 p.m. in the Brooks Room at the Downtown Bend Public Library. Come by to see a presentation and learn where this fascinating green energy project is headed. This is a free, all-ages event. We’d love to see you there!

Media Mentions: Newberry EGS featured in Huffington Post Tech

February 2, 2015

Lava Amps: Tapping into Volcano Power is an article featuring the Newberry EGS Demonstration and recently written by Huffington Post Tech journalist, Don Willmott. Enjoy!

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