Alex Brown of Stateline reports on western states’ efforts to advance geothermal power.
- Colorado Governor Jared Polis is launching an initiative with governors of western states to advance geothermal power in the region.
- Geothermal generates readily available and safe carbon-free power with a smaller footprint that other renewable energy sources.
- To advance the energy source, Colorado is considering reducing permitting timelines for geothermal in the state and working with industry leaders and utilities to increase its share of generation.
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