The 11th edition of the European Geothermal PhD Days (EGPD)-2020 is going to be held for the first time in Turkey, with the hospitability of Pamukkale University in Denizli, Western Turkey.
The event will take place from 24th to 26th of February 2020 at the Geothermal Application and Research Center of Pamukkale University. In this district of Turkey, geothermal energy has been utilised in different ways since ancient times.
The Turkish geothermal energy market has seen an incredible growth in the last 10 years. The market continues to be one of the hottest geothermal markets in the world with its 1498 MWe installed capacity. During the organization, Turkey, a member of 1 GW Country Club, as host country will be the address to observe the reflections of industrial growth on academic studies, as well.
This year, the participants can see the UNESCO World Heritage Site ‘Hierapolis-Pamukkale’ and an engineering excellence-awarded-geothermal power plant owned by Zorlu Energy.