Welcome to the International Geothermal Association

The International Geothermal Association (IGA), founded in 1988, is a scientific, educational and cultural organization established to operate worldwide. It has more than 5,000 members in over 65 countries.

The IGA is a non-political, non-profit, non-governmental organization. The objectives of the IGA are to encourage research, the development and utilization of geothermal resources worldwide through the publication of scientific and technical information among the geothermal specialists, the business community, governmental representatives, UN organisations, civil society and the general public. >> read more

IGA News

Winners of IGA Research Awards 2015

At the WGC in Melbourne the nominees of the IGA Best Paper Award and the IGA PhD Student Research Grant were announced.

IGA Facebook group 'Geotermia en Latinoamérica'

Last week the IGA created a new Facebook group in Latin America.

IGA at the Stakeholder Meeting of the Global Geothermal Alliance (GGA)

On 15-16 June IRENA organized a stakeholder meeting on the GGA in Nairobi.

IGA obtained the UN Special Consultative Status

With the Special Consultative Status the IGA was officially mandated to strategically advise UN entities.

Invitation to IGA members to apply for IGA support of educational events

Please submit applications until Friday, 5 Sept. 2015.

New IGA website service created: 'Regional Geothermal Knowledge Gateway Latin America'

Recently the 'Regional Geothermal Knowledge Gateway Latin America' was created on the IGA website.

Geothermal News

Geothermal Workshop in Jakarta on 17‐18 August

The GRC holds a two‐day geothermal workshop in Jakarta, Indonesia

Geothermal Awards to be announced at the GRC meeting

The GRC honors distinguished individuals with an award in Reno in Sept.

Vacancies at the Geothermal Institute in Auckland

The Department of Engineering Science (DES) at the University of Auckland has 2 vancant positions.

Renewables 2015 Global Status Report launched

REN21 recently launched the GSR2015 in Vienna.

Call for proposals for geothermal projects in India

The Indian Ministry invites proposals by 15 June 2015.

Aug 17, 2015 - Aug 18, 2015
GRC International Geothermal Workshop, Jakarta, Indonesia
Aug 19, 2015 - Aug 21, 2015
Indonesia International Geothermal Convention & Exhibition 2015, Jakarta, Indonesia
Aug 26, 2015 - Aug 28, 2015
MED GREEN FORUM 2015 (Mediterranean Green Buildings and Renewable Energy Forum), Florence, Italy