Louis Capuano III was born and raised in Santa Rosa, Ca. He has been around the geothermal industry for his whole life and still remembers visiting rigs in the Geysers and Dixie Valley when he was three years old. Louis graduated from Louisiana State University in 2006 with a Petroleum Engineering degree. After education, he decided to move back to California and work with his father Louis Capuano Jr. at ThermaSource Inc. While at ThermaSource, Louis worked as an onsite supervisor in the Geysers, New Mexico, Idaho, Nevada, Oregon and Utah geothermal fields. He also designed and managed several geothermal drilling operations around the western hemisphere. He, along with Louis Capuano, Jr., have taught numerous geothermal drilling courses to the industry and students around the world. In February 2012, Louis and his father moved away from ThermaSource and opened Capuano Engineering Company. Since the move, Louis has managed many geothermal drilling and development projects all around the world. Currently he is working on projects in Taiwan, Guatemala, United States and Japan.
Geothermal Resources Council