Latin America Symposium

On 14 - 15 February 2017, the International Geothermal Association (IGA) together with the International Energy Agency - Geothermal Technology Collaboration Programme (IEA Geothermal TCP) and the Exhibition Centre Offenburg offered a Latin America Symposium with distinguished Latin American and international experts. The Symposium was held one day prior to the GeoTHERM 2017. 

Every year, the GeoTHERM expo & congress partners with a country or region which is presented as Guest of Honour. For 2017, the Exhibition Centre Offenburg is delighted to welcome the countries of Latin America as Guests of Honour.

Geothermal in Mexico
Michelle Ramírez Bueno, Director of Geothermal at SENER, Mexico
837.8 KBDownload
Geothermal Development Facility
Jens Wirth, Senior Projektmanager at KfW Development Bank, Germany
804.7 KBDownload
Insured follow-up financing for GDF promoted projects
Matthias Tönnis, Underwriter at Munic RE, Germany
1.65 MBDownload
Electrical Energy in Nicaragua
Ernesto Martinez Tiffer, Executive President at ENEL, Nicaragua
26.44 MBDownload
Geothermal Energy Projects of BGR in Latin America
Bernhard Stribrny, Director at BGR, Germany
2.4 MBDownload
The current state of geothermal energy in Costa Rica: experience gained and challenges for the future
Leonardo Solís Salguero, ICE, Costa Rica
3.5 MBDownload
Electrical Production Assessment Using Low-Enthalpy Geothermal Resources of Hot Springs at Guayabo Caldera, Costa Rica
Olman Alberto Arias Molina, Project Developer at ICE, Costa Rica
1.37 MBDownload
The Private sector view of the potential for generating with low enthalpy geothermal sources in Central America
Ricardo Solera, Vice-President at FECAICA, Costa Rica
1.83 MBDownload
The potencial of Geothermal Energy in Central America
Rigoberto Salazar Grande, Program-Coordinator 4E at GIZ, El Salvador
2 MBDownload
Geothermal Energy in Peru
Alcides Claros Pacheco, Director at MINEM, Peru
2.27 MBDownload
General information on Guatemala's Geothermal Energy Generation
Erick Ardón Morales / Hector Lainfienta, CEO at EIA, Guatemala
1.92 MBDownload
Best Practice El Salvador
Kevin Padilla / Rosell Escobar, LaGeo S.A. de C.V. El Salvador; David Antonio López Villafuerte, President at CEL, El Salvador
12.2 MBDownload
Geothermal situation in Argentina: development and investment opportunities
Alejandro Conde Serra / Carlos Guillermo Cuburu, Director at SegemAR, Argentina
2.46 MBDownload
Geothermal Energy in Chile: a real situation or a dream?
Diego Morata, Director at CEGA, Chile
8.65 MBDownload
Geothermal Development in Homduras
Wilmer Alexander Henriquez, Director at SERNA, Honduras
1.21 MBDownload
Integrated Experience of a Low Entalpy Geothermal Project for Direct Geothermal Energy Uses and Applications
Carlos Paíz, Director at Proyecto Geotermico San Michkael, Guatemala
8.26 MBDownload