The Geothermal Energy Association released its 2013 Annual US Geothermal Power Production and Development Report on February 26. According to the report, the geothermal industry expanded by 5 percent or 147.05 megawatts in 2012. The association said 175 geothermal projects are currently under development and that an additional 14 geothermal plants are expected to be operational in 2013. In addition, the association forecast is that 9 more plants could be operational in 2014 and 10 more plants in 2015.