The Passing of a Pioneer: G Martin Booth 1934-2019

We are posting with great sadness today to share that Mr. G. Martin Booth, co-founder and President of Geothermal Development Associates for nearly 41 years, has passed away at the age of 85. While many of you know Martin as a pioneer of the geothermal industry, many of us also had the privilege of knowing […]

GDA Receives a GEA Special Recognition Award

During the National Geothermal Summit, the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) announced the winners for the inaugural GEA Honors, designed to recognize the individuals and companies that have made significant contributions to the development of the geothermal industry. GDA is honored to be a recipient of a Special Recognition award. “Since 1978, GDA has been offering […]

GDA Receives the Export Achievement Certificate from the US Department of Commerce

GDA was honored by the United States Department of Commerce with the US Commercial Service Export Achievement Award for recent accomplishments in the global marketplace. Representatives from the offices of Senator Reid, Senator Ensign, and Representative Heller were on hand to also present Certificates of Recognition. Pictured Below (L-R): Bill Cline – US Dept of […]

The Eburru Power Project Begins Shipping

GDA has begun shipping equipment to Kenya for the Eburru Wellhead Geothermal Power Plant. Shipments from the East Coast of the United States include cooling tower components, condenser & gas extraction equipment. Shipments from our facility in Reno, NV include the generator, turbine, gearbox and balance of plant. Shipments will continue through the end of […]

GDA moves into New World Headquarters!

GDA has officially moved into their new world headquarters! The building has over 6000 sq ft of office space and over 11000 sq ft of shop space to easily accommodate our upcoming projects. We look forward to showing it off to everyone in the coming months. Please note our new address: Geothermal Development Associates 3740 […]

GDA Breaks Ground on New World Headquarters!

Geothermal Development Associates is pleased to announce the start of construction on its new office and assembly facility in Reno, Nevada. Located on Donald Cline Way in Southeast Reno, the facility will provide GDA with over 11,000 sq ft of turbine/generator assembly space and over 6,000 sq ft of office space. Larry J. Macias, NCARB, […]

GDA Turns 30!

Today, GDA celebrates is 30th birthday. We’ve come a long way since our incorporation on November 21, 1978. What started out as a small 2-man consulting firm has become a full-service geothermal company serving clients around the world with a staff that has over 100 years of combined geothermal experience. We look forward to continuing […]

GDA Launches New Website!

On March 12, 2007 GDA launched their newly re-designed web site Designed by Reno, NV web design company D4 Web Design the site features a new layout, graphics, blog, and other interactive elements. Let us know what you think of the new site. Leave a comment to this posting by clicking HERE.