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Title: Guidebook to Geothermal Finance

Abstract

This guidebook is intended to facilitate further investment in conventional geothermal projects in the United States. It includes a brief primer on geothermal technology and the most relevant policies related to geothermal project development. The trends in geothermal project finance are the focus of this tool, relying heavily on interviews with leaders in the field of geothermal project finance. Using the information provided, developers and investors may innovate in new ways, developing partnerships that match investors' risk tolerance with the capital requirements of geothermal projects in this dynamic and evolving marketplace.

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Publication Date:
Research Org.:
National Renewable Energy Lab. (NREL), Golden, CO (United States)
Sponsoring Org.:
USDOE
OSTI Identifier:
1009282
Report Number(s):
NREL/SR-6A20-49391
LGJ-0-40242-01; TRN: US201107%%727
DOE Contract Number:
AC36-08GO28308
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Resource Relation:
Related Information: Work performed by Navigant Consulting, Boulder, Colorado
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
15 GEOTHERMAL ENERGY; CAPITAL; TOLERANCE; GEOTHERMAL ENERGY; GEOTHERMAL; GEOTHERMAL ELECTRICITY; FINANCING; INVESTMENT; DEVELOPERS; POLICY; Energy Analysis

Citation Formats

Salmon, J. P., Meurice, J., Wobus, N., Stern, F., and Duaime, M. Guidebook to Geothermal Finance. United States: N. p., 2011. Web. doi:10.2172/1009282.
Salmon, J. P., Meurice, J., Wobus, N., Stern, F., & Duaime, M. Guidebook to Geothermal Finance. United States. doi:10.2172/1009282.
Salmon, J. P., Meurice, J., Wobus, N., Stern, F., and Duaime, M. Tue . "Guidebook to Geothermal Finance". United States. doi:10.2172/1009282. https://www.osti.gov/servlets/purl/1009282.
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