Global Geothermal Development Potential and Contribution to Mitigation of Climate Change

IEA Geothermal and IGA co-hosted a Geothermal Energy Workshop on the 5th – 9th May, 2009 in Madrid, Spain.


  • Introduction
  • Geothermal Resource Potential – Categories and Definitions
  • Geothermal- Current Use and Current Theoretical and Technical Potentials
  • Future Geothermal Potentials: Technical and Economic Factors; Barriers and Opportunities: Estimates and Predictions
  • Summary and Discussion 

The proceedings of the workshop have been complied and can be accessed through this URL link.