Geothermal energy is a rapidly growing renewable energy source, contributing to the decarbonisation of the European economy. As the European Union is looking to engage policies to accelerate the decarbonisation process, this webinar assessed the geothermal market dynamics, and what policies should be implemented at the European level for the EU policies to meet their objectives.
Agenda of the webinar:
– Introduction, Presentation of the IGC Invest Geothermal Conference: Jochen Schneider, Enerchange
– Presentation of geothermal derisking schemes, results of the GEORISK project: Philippe Dumas, EGEC Secretary General
– Overview preliminary results 2019 EGEC Geothermal Market Report: Thomas Garabetian, EGEC Senior Policy Advisor
– Presentation of the EU framework for financing the energy transition, and recommendations from the geothermal sector: Sanjeev Kumar, EGEC Head of Policy