Entries by Gregor


Registration for new IGA Webinars open now

We added a new connector session and further webinars are currently planned! Please register to our newsletter in order to stay on top with our current online course programme. Note: For the connector session “Geothermal State of Play” only a few free seats are still available! Photo by Simon Abrams on Unsplash

Job Vacancy: Geoscientist (f/m/d) – with a completed PhD –

The Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT) is looking for a geoscientist for the development of technical criteria and scenarios for heat supply and storage from deep geothermal energy. Further information can be found in the call for applications. The application deadline is 3.4.2020. More information: http://www.pse.kit.edu/karriere/joboffer.php?id=23976&language=en


Final GSS-VET Conference concludes successfully in Athens

A two days meeting (13-14/2/2020) with the participation of interested stakeholders took place in Athens, as the GSS-VET project comes to its final stage. Following the identification of skills needs, the scope of the GSS-VET project is to create an innovative training including work-based learning, ubiquitous learning and flipped classroom for geothermal and for solar […]

GreenDrinks Bonn March Mixer with regional Citizen Energy Coop on March 10th

WHAT: GreenDrinks Bonn March Meetup featuring Bürgerenergie Rhein-Sieg WHEN: March, 10, 19-21.00hrsWHERE: Rheinpavillon, Rathenau Ufer 1, 53113 Bonn, GermanyHOW: Walk, cycle, car-pool or use public transportation SPECIAL GUEST: Thomas Schmitz, CEO of Bürger-Energie Rhein-Sieg e.G. This month we’d like to focus again on #SDG7 (affordable & clean energy) and shine a light on a regional […]

GeoTherm 2020 Offenburg postponed

The Exhibition Center Offenburg postpones the international trade fair and congress GeoTHERM. Due to current developments and the high proportion of international guests at GeoTHERM, the Exhibition Center Offenburg has reassessed the situation. “This decision was not an easy one for us. Our customers, partners and the entire trade fair team have prepared this event […]

“Treasure beneath our feet” – Podcast with Marit Brommer

Remco de Boer initiated a leading podcast series on the Energy Transition in the Netherlands. In the run-up to convening the global geothermal community in Iceland in April 2020, the Executive Director of the IGA, Dr Marit Brommer, was interviewed to showcase the ´treasure beneath our feet´ through the diversity of geothermal utilisation. The positioning […]

The Vikings & Geothermal Iceland

Why and when did the Vikings come to Iceland – the land of fumaroles, geysers, thermal waters, and volcanic eruptions? And what happened next? Read an exciting story published by the Geothermal Resources Council here:  https://geothermal.org/PDFs/Articles/20JanFeb.pdf

GEOS department invites applications for the position of one Post-Doctoral researcher from 1st April 2020

The GEOS department, B2R team of the Institut Polytechnique UniLaSalle in France invites applications for the position of 1 Post-Doctoral researcher (m/w/d) starting from 1st April 2020. The position is funded within a larger EU-Horizon 2020 project for a period of 12 months. Your duties You will work on the “Structural characterisation of Granitic reservoir […]


2020 to become a milestone year for the global geothermal energy sector

+++ Press release +++ International Geothermal Association +++ 27 January 2020 +++ Going into a new decade, geothermal energy is well positioned in the efforts on a global energy transition providing heating, cooling and electricity around the clock With the beginning of 2020, an exciting year and decade starts for the global geothermal energy community. […]