Membership Benefits

  • IGA Newsletter:
    This is a quarterly newsletter with information on geothermal events, recent developments around the globe, IGA activities, etc.
  • Geothermal events:
    Regular geothermal congresses, field trips, workshops. We regularly make arrangements with conference organisers to offer discounts on the registration fees for IGA members. The next World Geothermal Congress will take place in Reykjavik, Iceland in April 2020.
  • Conference database:
    The database offers nearly 16,000 technical and scientific articles and other contributions, sorted by author name, keyword and year.
  • IGA International Geothermal Company & Expert Pool:
    The pool gives project developers the chance to directly connect with globally active geothermal experts, companies, project developers and governmental representatives.
  • Journal Geothermics:
    Discount to the professional journal Geothermics, which publishes articles on the theory, exploration techniques and all aspects of utilizing geothermal resources. It is available at a special discounted fee.
  • Global Geothermal Database:
    Herein, information on geothermal energy use (direct use, electricity generation) per region and country is provided. In addition, the database provides global geothermal use maps, the location of geothermal power plants and information on the geothermal industry.
  • Educational grants for geothermal courses/ workshops:
    In order to support knowledge exchange the IGA provides educational grants to partially support educational activities of our affiliated organisations. A special focus is on developing countries. Applications are submitted to the Chair of the Education Committee.
  • Networking opportunities:
    The IGA is closely linked to its members, geothermal experts and the geothermal business community.
  • Point of contact:
    The IGA offers answers to a wide spectrum of geothermal-related enquiries from scientists, engineers, governmental bodies, UN organisations, media, civil society and the public.