Monday, April 22, 2019

USA, California: Testing Begins at Coso Closed-Loop Geothermal Power Generation Project

GreenFire Energy Completes Construction of the First Field-Scale Demonstration of  Closed-Loop Geothermal Power Generation (News Release)

Testing of the Demonstration Begins at the Coso, California, Geothermal Field

GreenFire Energy Inc. today announced the completion of construction and the beginning of testing of the world’s first field-scale demonstration of a closed-loop geothermal power system.

The project uses an inactive well in the Coso, California, geothermal field.

Acceptance testing of key components is in process and active flow testing will begin in late April. A final report of testing results will be made available to the California Energy Commission and project participants later this year.