Catalonia is the community with more geothermal exchange systems in buildings


Catalonia with 10,885 kW is the autonomous community with the highest total installed geothermal power. Most of these sites are located in the province of Barcelona, with 7,131.8, according to IDAE’s technical study ‘Evaluation of geothermal energy potential. Technical Study PER 2011-2020″.

1,800,000 Spanish homes could be heated with energy from wastewater


International experts have showcased yesterday some of the most important European projects in geothermal and sewage, tunnels and other urban infrastructure energy utilization at the First International Congress of Madrid Subterra.


China to raise more than three times its consumption of geothermal energy by 2020


China hopes to raise more than three times geothermal energy consumption by 2020, to 72.1 million tons of coal equivalent. For that year, geothermal energy could constitute about 1.5 percent of total energy consumption in the country.

Geothermal facilities increase from 19 to nearly 500 in Madrid between 2008 and 2016


During the Second Spanish-German Day on Geothermal Energy recently held in Madrid, Carlos López Jimeno, Director General of Industry, Energy and Mines of the Madrid Community, highlighted the increase in the number of facilities in the region from 19 to nearly 500 between 2008 and 2016, which translates into about 17,000 kilowatts of installed power.


Myths and misconceptions about the installation and use of geothermal energy busted by Vaillant


Do you know that the payback period of a geothermal installation is very short? Do you know that it is one of the most self-sufficient, profitable and efficient solutions? Do you know that its installation is not too complex? Vaillant, a leader in the field of air conditioning, claims that the lack of dissemination of geothermal technology causes myths and misconceptions among users and professionals.

Enel Green Power enters the German renewable energy market


Enel Green Power has decided to make its first move into the German renewable energy market with the purchase of 78% shares of Erdwärme Oberland GmbH (EO), a company dedicated to the development of geothermal projects in the region of Bavaria.