Geothermal Leasing

Geothermal Competitive Lease Sale on  BLM- California Parcels. Two of the participants hold a number up, to show interest on exploration areas.
Geothermal Competitive Lease Sale. Participants bidding on BLM California parcels.   

The Geothermal Steam Act of 1970 , as amended, (84 Stat, 1566; 30 U.S.C. 1001-1025) provides the Secretary of the Interior with the authority to lease public lands, including National Forest lands, for geothermal exploration and development. This authority has been delegated to the Bureau of Land Management (BLM). BLM implements the Act through the regulations contained in  43 Code of Federal Regulations (CFR) Part 3200.

Geothermal Sale - September 11, 2014

Geothermal Lease Sale Results
9/9/14 - Amendment to Geothermal Lease Sale Notice
8/1/14 - Amendment to Geothermal Lease Sale Notice
Geothermal Lease Sale Notice

Lease Sale NEPA Documents


Leasing Forms for Geothermal Leasing 
3203-001  Nomination of Lands for Competitive Geothermal Leasing
3200-024a  Supplemental  Agreement for Future