Friday, May 10, 2019

Canada: Funds Provided for Regional Assessment of Geothermal Energy Potential in the Garibaldi Volcanic Belt

Geoscience BC Receives $5 Million in Bridge Funding to Continue Minerals, Energy and Water Research (News Release)

Geoscience BC thanks the provincial government for granting $5 million in one-year bridge funding to support earth science research in British Columbia. 

The new funding will allow Geoscience BC to continue its minerals, energy and water related public earth science for an additional year, with many ongoing and new research projects set to begin in 2019-20.

New Geoscience BC projects launching in 2019 include a regional assessment of geothermal energy potential in the Garibaldi Volcanic Belt in partnership with the Geological Survey of Canada.