The U.S. Dept. of Energy Geothermal Technologies Program gave it's first award for outstanding Peer Review to Jim Faulds, Director of the Nevada Bureau of Mines & Geology. The award was announced and presented at the Geothermal Resources Council annual meeting in Reno last week.
Jim is Principal Investigator of the project,
Structural Controls of EGS-Candidate and Conventional Geothermal
Reservoirs in the Great Basin: Developing Successful Exploration
Strategies in Extended Terranes.
The award recognizes Jim for receiving the highest rating given by external peer reviewers to 130 DOE funded projects at the annual reviews.