Field Trips

  • Ormat Tungsten Mountain Field Trip

    Join us on a virtual tour of Ormat's Tungsten Mountain Geothermal and Solar Hybrid facility. Explore the construction of both the geothermal and solar facilities, and learn about the equipment and components that make this state-of-the-art facility truly one of a kind.

  • Ormat Steamboat Field Trip

    Join Paul Thomsen, Vice President of Business Development at Ormat Technologies, as he takes you on a virtual tour of the Steamboat Hills geothermal facility in Reno, Nevada. Q&A to follow

  • Geology Field Trip

    Geologic field mapping involves several key components including determining the stratigraphic framework, mapping and characterizing faults, and mapping and characterizing geothermal surface manifestations. This field trip focuses on faults and explores the different field expressions of faults, ...

  • Lithium Field Trip

    This trip will look at the continental rift and evaporite lake processes that resulted in the formation of one of the world’s largest byproduct lithium resource at the Salton Sea Geothermal Field (SSGF). We will tour one of the geothermal power plants currently producing and processing the lithiu...

  • Cyrq Soda Lake Field Trip (Part 1)

    The Soda Lake Geothermal field, owned and operated by Cyrq Energy, has a long and interesting history that make it unique. The field is near a Quaternary volcanic feature, the Soda Lake maar, a rarity at Basin and Range geothermal fields, and there is a buried late Miocene cone in the center of t...

  • Cyrq Soda Lake Field Trip (Part 2)

  • Cyrq Soda Lake Field Trip (Part 3)

  • Cyrq Soda Lake Field Trip (Part 4)