AltaRock’s Enhanced Geothermal Systems

by Ali Siddiqui

In Bloomberg magazine, there was just an exciting article by Adam Aston, Pete Engardio, and Joel Makower (Executive Editor, that provided a list of 25 companies to watch in the energy technology sector. Their list is interesting because its selection criteria made sure to include companies that were actually selling their newly innovative products in the market, were not publicly listed, often unheard of, and had large sums of financial backing from high profile venture capitalists or companies. Within this list was one particularly fascinating company named AltaRock Energy, Inc. founded and headquartered in Seattle, Washington, whose new approach to extracting geothermal energy may change the landscape of the energy sector. Continue reading