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 4,000 members in over 65 countries.

The IGA is a non-political, non-profit, non-governmental organization with special consultative status to the UN and special observer status to the Green Climate Fund. 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

Survey – please let us know what you think!

In 2018 we will put extra focus on our members. Not only will we launch a new membership platform and a new website. We are also in the process of developing the membership benefits. But, to do this we need your opinion. Please fill out the survey or send us an email with your thoughts and opinions on how we can improve the membership benefits.

Link to the survey: bit.ly/2BEznY6

The Geothermal Cross Over Technology Workshop

The AAPG and IGA wishes to connect the oil & gas to the geothermal sector and explore the synergy between the two to unravel the opportunities and improve the efficiency and effectiveness of both industries.

Happy Holidays!

Happy Holidays from everyone at the IGA Secretariat.

IGA highlights geothermal opportunity in Chile

This week, the IGA Board of Directors met in Santiago/ Chile for its annual spring Board Meeting.

Geothermal News

World Bank seeks consultants to identify best practices in geothermal exploration data management

The World Bank and IGA are seeking consultants do identify best practices in geothermal exploration data management.

Employment Opportunities

Executive Director - Geothermal Resources Council

GRC and GEA announce unification

The IGA wishes to congratulate the Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) and the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) with the exciting news on their unification.

Application of UNFC to Geothermal Energy Resources

UNFC has issued the report: "Application of UNFC to Geothermal Energy Resources", where 14 case studies from different countries illustrate the application of the geothermal energy specifications for the uniform use of UNFC in different contexts.

Geothermal Congress DGK in Munich

The German Geothermal Association and its co-organizer Bayern Innovative GmbH would like to invite you to the Geothermal Congress DGK on 12-14 September in the BMW Welt, Munich.

Feb 21, 2018 - Feb 24, 2018
IV. Geothermal and Natural Mineral Waters Symposium and Exhibition
Afyonkarahisar, Turkey
Feb 28, 2018
Southeast-Asia Symposium Geothermal Energy
Offenburg, Germany
Mar 01, 2018 - Mar 02, 2018
GeoTHERM - Expo & Congress
Offenburg, Germany
Mar 02, 2018
Stakeholder Side Event during GeoTherm Expo & Congress
Offenburg, Germany
Mar 12, 2018 - Mar 16, 2018
CAS Deep Geothermal Systems - Certificate of Advanced Studies Module 4: Reservoir Evaluation and Production
Neuchâtel, Switzerland