Geothermal Regulations and Permitting
Working on a geothermal project is a multiyear venture that requires following regulations and gathering permits during each phase of the project. Search below for information overviews on specific topics to discover some of the regulatory nuances for particular jurisdictions. To help navigate the regulatory process and point you toward specific actions and permits, review the detailed flowcharts provided in the flowchart library.
Regulatory Information Overviews
Read informative summaries about regulations and permitting in a particular jurisdiction.
View regulatory flowcharts for detailed information about federal and state requirements and permits. Federal flowcharts pertain to all geothermal projects. State-specific flowcharts are available for Alaska, California, Colorado, Hawaii, Idaho, Montana, Nevada, New Mexico, Oregon, Texas, Utah, and Washington. Contact us about including flowcharts for your state.