Global News: Going green: Geothermal innovation in Alberta creating buzz

Mar 31, 2021

Global News: Going green: Geothermal innovation in Alberta creating buzz


A piece of technology created in Alberta is pushing the boundaries of energy. Morgan Black explores the story of an exciting piece of innovation: a closed-loop geothermal system that is catching the attention of some big oil and gas giants.

The Calgary-based company Eavor Technologies has created a closed-loop geothermal system that touts itself as the world’s first scalable clean energy derived from the natural heat of the earth.

“It’s a new type of geothermal, this closed-loop. It’s on-demand,” explained the company’s chief technology officer Matt Toews. “That’s been a challenge with [other clean energy like] wind and solar.”

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