Geothermal Energy Development for a Green Economy

November 13-14, 2017

Hanoi, Vietnam



Images: Bang Spa, Quảng Bình Province, Vietnam. Credit: Genghiskhanviet, public domain.

This workshop will be in conjunction with the 38th IEA Geothermal Executive Committee meeting. Topics will include:

  • cooling and heating applications,
  • industrial applications,
  • mineral extraction,
  • tourist uses,
  • hybrid applications,
  • innovative stimulation technologies (EGS),
  • new drilling technologies, and
  • deep roots of geothermal systems.

The goals of the workshop are to:

  • Describe the state-of-the-art of geothermal technology.
  • Discuss the virtues of geothermal energy as a useful, clean, and widely available primary energy source.
  • Encourage use in countries where it is not yet used significantly.
  • Promote networking between practitioners and specialists in geothermal technology and field operations, company representatives, investors and government officials.
  • Share unbiased information and promote international cooperation.

For program information and registration please contact Kathrina Link at Details about the program and venue will follow soon.