Entries by Gregor Rumberg

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Vacancy at Delft University of Technology (TU Delft): Assistant or Associate Professor of Geothermal Engineering

The new Assistant or Associate Professor is expected to conduct research into scientific challenges in the field of geothermal science and engineering, for example in geothermal reservoir characterisation, reservoir and production engineering, e.g. the understanding of breakthrough mechanisms of thermal and chemical fronts in relation to subsurface heterogeneities, the interaction of geothermal fluids with rocks […]

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Post Doc positions at the university of Geneva

The university of Geneva announces two new 2-years Post Doc positions within the GEo-Energy/Reservoir and Basin Analysis Group related to Geothermal Exploration and Reservoir Characterisation: 3D Reservoir Structural Modelling Risks and Uncertainties Evaluation of Geophysical Exploration Applied to Geothermal Drilling Projects  

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Country Update – Poland

by Michal Kruszewski (GZB) In General Poland is one of the central European countries with high geothermal potential and strong interests from government as well as local authorities. The country has only low-enthalpy resources, connected in most cases with the Mesozoic sedimentary formations. Six geothermal district heating plants are currently in operation in Poland i.e. […]

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Upcoming Book: “Geothermal Energy and Society”

A book, called “Geothermal Energy and Society” has been published in August by Springer. The editors are: Adele Manzella (Italian National Research Council (CNR), Institute of Geosciences and Earth Resources (CNR-IGG), Pisa, Italy) Agnes Allansdottir (Fondazione Toscana Life Sciences, Siena, Italy) Anna Pellizzone (Italian National Research Council, Institute of Geosciences and Earth Resources (CNR-IGG), Pisa, […]

Technical Program Announced for GRC Annual Meeting & Expo

(Reno, Nevada, USA)  The Technical Program has been announced for the biggest annual geothermal event of the year. There will be nearly 200 papers presented at the GRC Annual Meeting & Expo being held in Reno, Nevada, USA from October 14-17 for a total of over 66 hours of high quality technical information. The technical […]

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Colombian Geothermal Asocciation AGEOCOL formalised

On January 1, 2018 de Colombian Geothermal Asocciation AGEOCOL (Asociación Geotérmica Colombiana) was formalised under the Bogota Chamber of Commerce and started working officially. Several initiatives to gather people interested in geothermal energy in Colombia started in the last 5 years. While the efforts of isolated people were not that effective, a group of like-minded […]

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In Memoriam – Noel Salonga

“It is with great sadness that IGA informs the geothermal community on the passing of Noel D. Salonga, a member of IGA’s Board of Directors. The International Geothermal Association and in particular the board members who have worked with him remember his kindness and passion for geothermal energy. With a keen interest in mentoring and […]

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Geothermal Paper Database updated

The Geothermal Paper Database has been updated and includes 18,157 technical papers as of today. About the Geothermal Paper Database: The IGA Geothermal Paper Database collects technical geothermal papers of geothermal conferences and events. The database includes 18,157 technical papers (last update: 06.08.2018). Papers presented at the World Geothermal Congress (WGC2015) in April 2015 are […]

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IGA Photo Contest Winner!

The IGA Photo Contest has come to an end and we have winners! Breaking the tradition, this year we have decided to make beautiful IGA Magnets instead of the Calendar. We will share them with you very soon! #lovegeothermal As for now, enjoy the #Sauron Eye by Fabio Sartori.

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Workshop Attention! Short notice! No need to register!

Workshop “Introduction to Geothermal Energy and its Extraterrestrial Existence” Iran, 26.07.2018 Topics include review on geothermal energy and its exploitation methods, geothermal energy in Iran and worldwide, the presence of this energy source beyond Earth and NASA’s project “InSight” Organized by Iranian Geothermal Energy Association (IGEA) and Science and Astronomy Center of Tehran. For more […]