Sumitomo Corp. won a contract to construct two geothermal generation units at a station in Indonesia for PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy.
The Geothermal Resources Council has made the presentations from its held last month in Portland, Oregon, in the US, available online.
Secretary of State for Energy and Climate Change Edward Davey has welcomed the development of geothermal energy in UK at Rosemanowes in Cornwall.
In 2013, world geothermal electricity-generating capacity grew 3 percent to top 11,700 megawatts across 24 countries, according to an analysis by the Earth Policy Institute.
Renewable technologies company Stiebel Eltron has seen a “surge in enquiries” since the launch of the domestic Renewable Heat Incentive scheme almost four months ago.
The Chinese government has asked local authorities to devise strategies for increasing geothermal energy use and to submit them for consideration by the end of the year.