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 with special consultative status to the UN. 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

IGA Board election for the period 2016-2019 started

All IGA members are invited to vote for up to 30 candidates until 1 July 2016.

Launch of IGA Geothermal Expert Pool in Reykjavik

The IGA launched the Geothermal Expert Pool in Reykjavik, Iceland today.

IGA Board in Reykjavik, Iceland

An entire week of geothermal energy activities in Iceland.

Invitation to apply as IGA Academy Lecturer

Fill in the form to become an IGA Academy Lecturer.

Berlin Energy Transition Dialogue

From 17-18 March the IGA attended the high-level event in Berlin, Germany.

IGA Poster Launch

The IGA recently launched a new IGA poster on "Geothermal Support Programs in the framework of International Development Cooperation".

Geothermal News

EU-Project start in the Alpes

In May a project was initiated on near-surface geothermal resources in the Alpes

IESE sets sights on South America

New Zealand company International Earth Sciences (IESE) is looking to expand its operations in South America with a representative attending this week’s Expomin 2016 conference in Santiago.

Post-Doctoral Research Position in Chile

A vacancy is offered at the Andean Geothermal Center of Excellence (CEGA) in Chile.

For sale ! Geothermal energy source in South Africa.

A unique wonder of nature in beautiful surrounds.

2 PostDoc research positions available in Germany at the KIT

Submit your application by 30 April 2016.

Call for EoIs in Tanzania

Expressions of Interest (EoI) for 'Surface exploration and training in Luhoi in Rufiji and Kiejo-Mbaka geothermal areas in Tanzania' are invited by 16 Feb. 2016.

May 26, 2016 - May 28, 2016
International 100% Renewable Energy Conferences (IRENEC), Istanbul, Turkey
Jun 06, 2016 - Jun 08, 2016
International Geothermal Conference - IGC Türkiye 2016, Izmir, Turkey
Jun 07, 2016 - Jun 08, 2016
Baseload Renewable Energy Summit, Reno, NV, USA