14 December 2015 2015 03:23 AM GMT

U.S. Geothermal Inc. Applies to Delist Shares From TSX

U.S. Geothermal Inc. has applied for the voluntary delisting of the company’s shares from the Toronto Stock Exchange, but said its its shares will continue to trade on the NYSE market.

“The decision to voluntarily delist from the TSX is due to the very limited trading volume of the company’s shares on the TSX over a sustained period, with more than 97% of trades in the company’s securities over the past 24 months occurring on the NYSE, and only 3% occurring on the TSX,” U.S. Geothermal Inc. said in a statement. The delisting from TSX is expected to take effect as of the close of trading on December 31, 2015.

“We are executing our growth strategy which is very focused on delivering value to our shareholders.” said Dennis Gilles, CEO of US Geothermal. “We are also examining all costs and expenses and this is a prudent step which will favorably impact our bottom line.”

Following delisting from the TSX, the company intends to apply under Canadian securities laws for an order that it cease to be a reporting issuer in Canada. U.S. Geothermal Inc. has a total power generation of approximately 45 megawatts for a portfolio of assets. It has a number of projects in development stages, and expects installed capacity to reach 200 MW by 2020 through a combination of internal development and strategic acquisitions.

January 10th 2018
US: Doubling Of Wind & Solar Capacity Possible By 2020 as Coal & Nuclear Drop

In the latest issue of its “Energy Infrastructure Update” (with data through November 30, 2017), the Federal Energy Regulatory Commission (FERC) notes that proposed net additions to generating capacity by utility-scale wind and solar could total 115,984 megawatts (MW) by December 2020 – effectively doubling their current installed capacity of 115,520 MW.  The numbers were released as FERC prepares for a January 10 meeting to consider U.S. Department of Energy Secretary Rick Perry’s proposal for a bailout of the coal and nuclear industries.

January 19th 2018
Chinese Solar Surge Fuels Overall Global Growth In Clean Energy Investment

World clean energy investment totalled $333.5 billion last year, up 3% from 2016 and the second highest annual figure ever, taking cumulative investment since 2010 to $2.5 trillion. An extraordinary boom in photovoltaic installations made 2017 a record year for China’s investment in clean energy. This outpaced changes elsewhere, including jumps in investment in Australia and Mexico, and declines in Japan, the U.K. and Germany. The figures up 3% from a revised $324.6 billion in 2016, and only 7% short of the record figure of $360.3 billion, in 2015.

December 6th 2017
Renewables Provide 17.8% Of Total US Electricity. Solar Now 2.0% And Wind 6.0%

According to the latest issue of the U.S. Energy Information Administration’s (EIA) “Electric Power Monthly” report, U.S. electrical generation from renewable energy sources (i.e., biomass, geothermal, hydropower, solar – inc. distributed solar, wind) rose by 14.69% during the first three-quarters of 2017 compared to the same period in 2016. Simultaneously, electrical generation by fossil fuels and nuclear power combined declined by 5.41%. Nuclear power and coal both dropped by 1.5%, natural gas (including “other” gas) was down by 10.7%, and oil (i.e., petroleum liquids and petroleum coke) plunged by 17.1%.


 

   

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