Landau city council considers revival of geothermal power plant

Landau geothermal power plant, Germany (source: Claus Ableiter, creative commons) Amidst the need for energy independence, the city council of Landau in Germany is consulting experts as they consider reviving the local geothermal power plant. The city council of Landau in southern Rhineland-Palatinate, Germany is consulting experts and entrepreneurs in an effort to reverse the … Read more

RRC, BEG win Bruno Hanson Midland College Environmental Excellence Award for response to seismicity in region

A surge in seismic activity has shaken up residents throughout the Permian Basin who have been rattled by earthquakes of 3 magnitude or greater. That surge has also shaken up oil and gas operators and regulators who have scrambled to address the issue. At its 2019 legislative session, the Texas Legislature created the TexNet seismic … Read more