NREL researches, develops, and demonstrates technologies to advance the use of geothermal energy as a clean, renewable, domestic power source for the United States.
Impact and Market Analysis
We have the expertise to support the geothermal industry as it continues to evolve. We understand emerging trends. And we troubleshoot existing technical barriers.
We're exploring the benefits of combining geothermal with other renewable energy systems. And we're studying new techniques to increase the production of geothermal energy.
As a recognized leader in geothermal energy systems development and testing, we partner with other research laboratories, companies, foundations, government agencies, and universities to help advance the use of geothermal energy worldwide.
NREL's Geothermal Program supports DOE's Geothermal Technologies Office R&D activities.