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GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo

Geothermal: A Global Solution

Call for Papers - The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) invites you to present your latest technical work in geothermal research, exploration, development and utilization. Deadline for submission is May 2.

Reserve your Hotel Room Now  - Room rates starting from $126 per night - Discount ends September 3.

GRC Awards -  All pages of the Nomination Form must be completed and submitted by Friday, June 27.

Annual Photo Contest  -  Entries must be received by the GRC office by August 31.


Contact the GRC

The GRC staff now has just the one email address each. We will no longer be using email addresses with the @sbcglobal.net domain. Please check your email client and make the appropriate changes. Note also the phone numbers with extensions if applicable.

  Steve Ponder sponder@geothermal.org 530.758.2381 - Direct line
  Estela M. Smith grc@geothermal.org 530.758.2360 ext. 102
  Ian Crawford icrawford@geothermal.org 530.758.2360 ext. 101
  Anh Lay alay@geothermal.org 530.758.2360 ext. 100
  Chi-Meng Moua cmoua@geothermal.org 530.758.2360 ext. 105
  Brian Schmidt bschmidt@geothermal.org 530.758.2360 ext. 104

2013 GRC Transactions

The 2013 GRC Transactions are now available for free download by members:

Click here for a list of the articles. To download the 2013 Transactions or email citation lists, please sign in as a member in the upper right-hand corner of the screen. Non-members can join the GRC or order individual articles. All GRC PDFs from 2012 and earlier, plus several thousand additional non-GRC PDFs, are available for free download by everyone without signing in.


The Values of Geothermal Energy:
A Discussion of the Benefits Geothermal Power Provides to the Future U.S. Power System
(GRC/GEA Report)


International Geothermal Energy Updates from the GRC Annual Meeting - Now available....


Latest GRC News Releases

Global Geothermal Community Endorses Salton Sea Initiative (PDF) (April 3)

The GRC Awards - Seeking the Best in Global Geothermal (PDF) (March 31)

Reserve Your Hotel Rooms for GRC Annual Meeting & GEA Geothermal Energy Expo (PDF) (March 10)

The Geothermal Resources Council Announces 2014 Amateur Photo Contest (PDF) (January 29)

Geothermal Resources Council Announces New Board of Directors (PDF) (January 27)

Best Geothermal Energy Presentations of 2013 Announced (PDF) (December 18)

GRC 2014 Annual Meeting Announced ‐ Call for Papers Issued (PDF) (December 2)

Geothermal Resources Council Announces President-Elect (PDF) (November 20)

New Report Highlights Values of Geothermal in Today's Renewable Power Market (PDF) (November 6)

2014 Geothermal Resources Council Scholarships Announced (PDF) (November 5)



Join the Global Geothermal Community

To join or renew download: GRC Membership Application (PDF)

Renew your GRC Membership for 2014 or update your member profile online using your Member ID and Password.

Note: By keeping your membership active you won't miss out on all the benefits of the membership: GRC Bulletin, Library Access and meeting and workshop discounts, to name a few!


Focus on Chile - a special report

Focus on Chile

[A special compilation of recent articles from the GRC Bulletin]
By Sue Hodgson


Power Plant Databases


2014-2015 GRC Board of Directors

See photos of the Board members.


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