HGGRC In The News

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November 2017

Secretary of Energy Rick Perry Congratulates 2017 Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Awardees
U.S. Department of Energy | news release
“Education – Nicole Lautze, an associate faculty member at the University of Hawaii Manoa, where she founded the Hawaii Groundwater and Geothermal Resources Center. She leads a team of senior scientists in the development of an updated geothermal resource assessment for the state of Hawaii.”

Morning Shakas: UH Researcher Honored
KITV | video
KITV’s morning segment congratulates Dr. Nicole Lautze for winning the 2017 Clean Energy Education & Empowerment (C3E) Award.

UH Manoa Researcher Honored for Clean Energy Education and Empowerment
Kaunana | research publication of the University of Hawaii at Manoa

Nicole Lautze: 2017 Award Winner
Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Awards | profile

C3EUSA, Hawaii: Geothermalist Nicole Lautze Wins Clean Energy Education & Empowerment Award
Global Geothermal News | blog

Image result for university of hawaii sealUH Manoa Research Honored for Clean Energy Education and Empowerment
University of Hawaii | news release


September 2017

Latest Research in Hawaii’s Geothermal Resource
ThinkTech Hawaii | video
Dr. Nicole Lautze discusses geothermal and clean energy in Hawaii with host Jay Fidell and Sharon Moriwaki (co-chair of the Hawaii Energy Policy Forum).


January 2017

Groundwater and Geothermal Discoveries in Hawaii with Nicole Lautze
ThinkTech Hawaii | video
Dr. Nicole Lautze shares her research on geothermal and sustainable energy, physical volcanology and natural hazards. We learn how Nicole’s work has advanced the Hawai’i Groundwater & Geothermal Resources Center.


October 2016

Amazing Fresh Water Discoveries
ThinkTech Hawaii | video
Dr. Donald Thomas’ remarks at the recent Science Cafe meeting and his research at the Center for the Study of Active Volcanoes.


July 2016

Advances in Hawaii’s Renewable Energy Resources: Where Are We?
ThinkTech Hawaii | video
How far along is Hawaii in terms of its renewable energy goals? Which renewable generation sources have been the most effective thus far? The Hawai‘i State Energy Office’s Renewable Energy Branch Chief, Veronica Rocha, and Donald Thomas of the Center for the Study of Active Volcanoes address these questions.


March 2016

New Techniques for Looking Under the Ground
ThinkTech Hawaii | video
Dr. Donald Thomas and Jay Fidell discuss new techniques for looking underground.

 


August 20, 2015

kohala-radio-1ECOTALKGeothermal Power
Kohala Radio, KNKR 96.1 | radio
Geothermal energy was the topic on the show Eco Talk, aired on Kohala radio KNKR 96.1, with the show’s host Holly Algood and Dr. Nicole Lautze as a guest.


July 7, 2015

UH researchers eye doubling number of geothermal survey sites
Hawaii Tribune-Herald | news article

 


April 17, 2015

KITVUH to start Hualalai geothermal study
KITV | video
Geologists want to see if there is energy under the volcano that can be tapped for geothermal power.


March 30, 2015

ThinkTech_How Hot is Your Hawaii imageHow Hot is Your Hawaii? New Geothermal Resources Center
ThinkTech Hawaii | a television show interview with Dr. Nicole Lautze and Jay Fidell

 


March 24, 2015

Image result Geothermal Exploration Coming To Kona
Big Island Video News | news article

Hualalai geothermal study planned
West Hawaii Today | news article

Hualalai geothermal study planned
West Hawaii Today via Hawaii Tribune-Herald | news article

Big Island volcano geothermal study planned
KITV | news article and video

Big Island volcano geothermal study planned
Associated Press via Hawaii News Now | news article

Researcher seeks permit for geothermal study at Hualalai volcano on Hawaii’s Big Island
Associated Press via The Washington Times | news article

Hualalai Geothermal Study Planned
Global Geothermal News, Geothermal Resources Council | blog entry

Geothermal Study Planned for Hualalai
Civil Beat | news article


March 18, 2015

Ground Water UH website makes groundwater research public
Ka Leo O Hawaii | news article

 


March 10, 2015

Hawaii: Groundwater and geothermal data compiled for first time
International Association of Hydrogeologists 


March 5, 2015

New database a tool in groundwater, geothermal discussions
West Hawaii Today | news article


March 3, 2015

Image result for hawaii public radioDr. Lautze’s interview regarding HGGRC aired on Hawaii Public Radio (an affiliate of NPR).

Hawaii Public Radio | audio clip


March 2, 2015

Hawaiʻi groundwater and geothermal data compiled for first time
University of Hawaii at Manoa | press release

Hawaiʻi groundwater and geothermal data compiled for first time
University of Hawaii (UH) News | press release


January 23, 2015

humuula1Large fresh water supply discovered by UH researchers on Hawaiʻi Island
UH News
| news article

 


October 30, 2014

Aia lā i ʻo Pele i Hawaiʻi: There is Pele in HawaiʻI Is Geothermal Energy Appropriate for Hawaiʻi?
Hawaiian Islands Science via Academia.edu | Geothermal Cafe Summary


February 18, 2014

HIGHER WATERS: Unexpected discovery in Humuula saddle region prompts new tests
Hawaii Tribune-Herald | news article