Geothermal

Davenport Power Probes Earth for Geothermal Gold

[The Stamford Advocate] A Stamford-based electric power company is looking to one of mother nature’s most destructive natural forces to help it supply a West Coast utility with a longtime supply of clean energy. Buoyed by an infusion of financing, Davenport Power LLC, which has an office in Bend, Ore., expects to tap into faults on the western flank of Newberry volcano to create a renewable source of geothermal energy to produce electricity for Pacific Gas & Electric Co.