Country:United States
Policy status:In Force
Date Effective:1977
Policy Type:Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology deployment and diffusion, Information and Education, Information and Education>Advice/Aid in Implementation, Information and Education>Information provision, Policy Support, Policy Support>Strategic planning, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D), Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Demonstration project, Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme , Research, Development and Deployment (RD&D)>Research programme >Technology development
Policy Target:Geothermal
Policy Sector:Electricity
Agency:U.S. Department of Energy

The Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) is a U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) program that supports geothermal energy technology deployment, market transformation, and technology diffusion throughout the nation. The Geothermal Technologies Office researches, develops, and validates innovative and cost-competitive technologies and tools to locate, access, and develop geothermal resources in the United States. GTO works in partnership with industry, academia, and DOE's national laboratories on research and development activities focused on these areas: Enhanced Geothermal Systems Demonstration Projects, Hydrothermal and Resource Confirmation, Low-Temperature Resources, and Systems Analysis. 

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