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NZ Governments Funds Research On Deep, Very High Temperature Geothermal Resources

GNS Science has received funding of ca NZ$11 million (around USD 7 million) for a research project on the utilisation of deep, superheated geothermal fluids. The Government of New Zealand has announced it is investing $241 million in leading research … Continue reading

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Providence Resources To Park Green Energy Business Plan

Under-pressure exploration company Providence Resources has no plans to further develop its newly-created ‘green’ energy subsidiary for the foreseeable future. The company is currently awaiting vital funding from its development partners, to finance a major drilling round at its flagship … Continue reading

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Absence Of Legislative Framework Proves Major Hurdle For Geothermal Development in Ireland

With a lack of a legislative framework for geothermal exploration in Ireland and development and likely other reasons as well, Irish hydrocarbon exploration company Providence Resources puts geothermal plans on hold. The company had considered an offshore project. Irish hydrocarbon … Continue reading

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How North Sea Technology Can Cut Emissions

The North Sea industry and supply chain has many of the technologies needed to help cut emissions. IF Scotland is to reach its net zero emissions target of 2050, the attention of scientists and researchers must turn to below the … Continue reading

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Technical Update – Dunquin North Geothermal Assessment

Providence Resources P.l.c., the Irish based Energy Company, today provides a technical update regarding its ongoing geothermal resource assessment of the Dunquin North Lower Cretaceous carbonate build-up.  Dunquin North is situated in Frontier Exploration Licence (“FEL”) 3/04 in the southern … Continue reading

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Providence’s New Eco Arm To Target Greenhouse Gas

PROVIDENCE Resources has set up a new company focused on renewables projects, potentially including capturing carbon dioxide from power stations and burying it under the sea bed. The company has also been working on a project in the area of … Continue reading

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Oil Explorer Could Strike It Rich After Finding Hot Water In Sea

Irish oil and gas explorer Providence Resources is evaluating whether it can generate electricity from billions of barrels of boiling water under the sea bed. The green energy project would be revolutionary for the Irish energy sector – the first … Continue reading

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