Geothermal

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Netherlands (External Content)

The Netherlands is currently one of the most dynamic markets for geothermal energy in Europe. The exhaustion of the country’s natural gas resource and ensuing environmental impacts (e.g. earthquakes in the city of Groningen) led to a rapid switch towards n ...

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Croatia (External Content)

Croatia’s geothermal sector emerged as a heritage of oil exploration. However, in the past decade, it slowly consolidated, and as of 2018, Croatia is among the few European countries that produce both heating and cooling and electricity from geothermal ene ...

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Finland (External Content)

Finland is a leading market for shallow geothermal in Europe. Thanks to a successful policy, regulatory and financial framework, coupled with favourable climate and geological conditions, the country consistently ranks among the top European countries in t ...

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Greece (External Content)

Greece is characterized by a significant geothermal potential, notably for the production of electricity. However, notably as a result of economic difficulties, the past decade has been a lost one for geothermal energy developments in Greece. As of 2018, d ...

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Denmark (External Content)

Denmark is among the European leaders in developing renewable energy sources, though despite the wide availability of heating and cooling infrastructure, it has so far not fully tapped into its geothermal energy potential. The geothermal sector in Denmark ...

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Czech Republic (External Content)

The Czech Republic has not scaled geothermal energy up to its potential thus far, with only two operation projects for deep geothermal heating and cooling, representing 8MWth of capacity. These projects moreover have been commission before the past decade, ...

Geothermal country fiche: key proposals for geothermal in Belgium (External Content)

Belgium is an emerging market for deep geothermal energy, with a limited installed capacity. However, in recent years, a new dynamic has set the basis for an accelerated deployment of deep geothermal projects. The commissioning of the first deep geothermal ...

IHA Annual Report 2019-2020 (External Content)

IHA's 2019-2020 Annual Report outlines our contribution to global decision-making on hydropower and renewable energy, and our initiatives to advance sustainability and share best practices across the sector.“Now, more than ever, collaboration and dialogue ...
Cost-competitive renewable power generation: Potential across South East Europe 2017(External Content)

Cost-competitive renewable power generation: Potential across South East Europe 2017(External Content)

Renewable energy has long been used in South East Europe, whether as fuelwood for heating or in the form of hydroelectric power generation. More recently, governments from Slovenia to Ukraine have pledged to shift to renewables to replace ageing fossil-ba ...
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RENEWABLES 2016 GLOBAL STATUS REPORT (External Content)

The year 2015 was an extraordinary one for renewable energy, with the largest global capacity additions seen to date, although challenges remain, particularly beyond the power sector. The year saw several developments that all have a bearing on renewable ...

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