Pitching Geothermal – an Elevator Speech by Paul Thomsen of Ormat Technologies

In this recorded elevator pitch for geothermal energy, Paul Thomsen of Ormat Technologies highlights the key points to be made when promoting geothermal in layman's terms and to the point. Thanks for sharing

Over the years, Paul Thomsen of Ormat Technologies has been an outspoken proponent of geothermal energy beyond Ormat. As Executive Director for Government and Regulatory Affairs, he clearly has been making the rounds in Nevada, Washington DC and beyond to promote geothermal.

Paul gave this presentation at the GRC Annual Meeting in October this year.

Key point on pitching geothermal – don’t brag on the technical aspects, get your audience involved …

Here some of the key points:

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