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Heating & Cooling: towards a fossil-free reality?

PUBLISHED: March 14, 2018

On May 22nd, join the EURACTIV event supported by European Copper Institute, AEBIOM, EGEC and Solar Heat Europe on heating and cooling.

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Geothermal Energy, Sustainability, and Development

PUBLISHED: January 29, 2018

Present and future of geothermal energy according to Riccardo Basosi


Riccardo Basosi is author, with his collaborator Mirko Bravi, of the article “Environmental impact of electricity from selected geothermal Power Plants in Italy", published in the scientific journal Journal of Cleaner Production in 2014. Since its publication, the article has attracted much attention in the scientific world and in civil society.

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Partial or incorrect information threatens geothermal development

PUBLISHED: January 25, 2018

The environmental impact of geothermal energy has recently been a topic of debate in the European Parliament, raised by Italian MEPs. Now, a scientific paper published by Manzella et all. analyses the issue more in depth and provides an assessment of the environmental impact of geothermal in Tuscany and the regulatory background. It concludes that “partial or incorrectly provided information represents a serious threat to geothermal development”.

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Geothermal Risk Sharing Mechanism Turkey

PUBLISHED: April 18, 2018

The Development Bank of Turkey (TKB) has issued a call for expression of interest under its newly launched geothermal Risk Sharing Mechanism for Turkey, a joint effort by TKB and the World Bank.

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Vision for Deep Geothermal: Looking towards 2050

PUBLISHED: March 27, 2018

In the birthplace of geothermal energy (Pisa, Italy), the European Technology & Innovation Platform on Deep Geothermal has presented its “Vision for Deep Geothermal” to look at future development of deep geothermal energy and highlight the great potential of untapped geothermal resources across Europe.

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Subhorizontal Geothermal Well Architecture A Proven Concept

PUBLISHED: March 21, 2018

GPC IP has announced the successful completion and test of a second subhorizontal geothermal well on the Paris suburban Cachan site for its customer DALKIA (EDF Group).

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EGEC at GeoTHERM 2018

PUBLISHED: March 20, 2018

The twelfth GeoTHERM, the largest geothermal trade fair in Europe, has taken place in Offenburg (Germany) last week, on 1-2 March 2018. Below you may find a photo gallery and a summary of events and activities organised by EGEC and its partners.

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New Course on Geothermal Energy from Cranfield University

PUBLISHED: March 8, 2018

EGEC Member Cranfield University has announced a new course on “Geothermal Energy – From Potential to Implementation” taking place 11-13 July 2018.

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GDF Latin America, the geothermal innovation of the year

PUBLISHED: March 1, 2018

During the opening ceremony of the GeoTHERM Exhibition and Congress 2018, the European Geothermal Innovation Award 2018 was awarded to the Geothermal Development Facility (GDF) Latin America, the first multi-donor climate initiative offering risk mitigation for surface studies and appraisal drillings during the exploration phase of geothermal projects in Latin America.

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Views from the inside - geothermal energy pioneers in Iceland

PUBLISHED: February 12, 2018

During a visit to Iceland, Miki Plichta from Slovakia interviewed remarkable pioneers working with geothermal energy power in the island.

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GeoEnergy Days: Call for projects

PUBLISHED: February 9, 2018

GeoEnergy Days (3-5 July 2018) is the first international event in France offering a unique opportunity to the 500 expected participants to share skills and experiences, develop partnerships and grow business with and within the geo-energy industries (upstream oil & gas, deep geothermal energy, geological storage + minerals & mining for the energy transition).

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New Steering Committee of the RHC-ETIP Geothermal Panel

PUBLISHED: February 1, 2018

The Geothermal Panel of the European Technology and Innovation Platform on Renewable Heating & Cooling (RHC-ETIP) has announced the new Steering Committee for the period 2018-2020.

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The top 5 geothermal innovation projects of 2018

PUBLISHED: February 1, 2018

EGEC announces endorsed nominations for this year’s European Geothermal Innovation Award. EGEC is pleased to announce the five endorsed nominations for the European Geothermal Innovation Award 2018. The final candidates are (in alphabetical order):

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