19 Apr 2019
Europe is already a world leader in fighting climate change. European policies implemented over the last five years in all policy areas have put the EU on the right track to fully embrace the transition to clean energy, seizing the economic opportunities it offers, generating growth and jobs and a healthier environment for consumers. The fourth report on the state of the Energy Union, adopted on Tuesday 9 April,...
15 Feb 2019
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26 Sep 2017
CoolingEU Sector Profiles: Geothermal Sector: Geothermal technologies can contribute to the challenge of decarbonising cooling for a variety of demand profiles, in terms of temperature, capacity, and timing. They can be used in buildings for the residential and non-residential sector, as well as in the services and industrial sector. Geothermal use in agriculture: The agricultural sector is a heavy energy consumer and greenhouse gas emitter...
03 May 2017
More info about the workshop (in Spanish): http://www.alinne.es/jornada-alinne-2017
25 Nov 2016
The documentation (in Spanish) is available on www.geoplat.org
24 Apr 2015
The largest gathering of the global geothermal community, the World Geothermal Congress 2015, highlights the sector’s continuing growth and its important contribution to the movement towards a sustainable energy future. Delegates heard that Europe has huge potential for both power and heat, is the birthplace of the technology, and is still one of the world leaders in terms of expertise. In spite of this, the...
17 Mar 2015
The Department of Energy of the United States (US DOE) has recently published the 2014 Geothermal Technologies Office (GTO) Annual Report , whisch is a product of the Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy. GTO pursues transformative, high-risk/high-reward science and engineering. This issue highlights 35 project successes in all of our program areas – EGS, Hydrothermal, Low-Temperature, and Systems Analysis – which are flanked by useful tools and...
10 Mar 2015
A new brochure “Deep Geothermal Energy- Application Possibilities in Germany”, prepared at LIAG – Leibniz-Institut für Angewandte Geophysik, im GEOZENTRUM HANNOVER, was published in September 2014. This new brochure on deep geothermal energy possibilities in Germany provides technical information and recommendations for action for investment decision in favour of deep geothermal applications. The easily understandable presentation of the physical and systems engineering principles and relationships...
13 Jan 2015
The final report on ‘Evaluation of the impact of projects funded under the 6th and 7th EU Framework Programme for RD&D in the area of non-nuclear energy’ was presented by the European Commission. Full version of the final report is available here.
17 May 2013
On 25 April we celebrated the first workshop between the Spanish Technology Platforms of the energy sector: “Capacities and Strengths of Spanish Companies: success cases of patented echnological developments”. For those who could not attend, presentations are available in this link. We learnt about successful experiences from different renewable technologies (fotoboltaic solar, concentration solar, hydrogen, ocean and bioenergy) and how from an idea -created, for example, in...