The working group Geothermal Energy of the German Geophysical Society met in 2018 for its annual workshop on 8 and 9 November in Wennigesen near Hannover.
Workshop of the DGG working group geothermal energy in Wennigsen
20 participants from university and non-university research institutions, authorities and companies discussed the strategies and goals of the newly established working group with regard to
upcoming DGG activities:
- Data Organization / Data Access
- Overview research projects
- Network to other AK's
strategic activities of AK Geothermal Energy:
Internal discussion platform
Simple & common messages
Significance Industrial Cooperations -> BVEG
Standardization / Standards -> VDI
Politics, EEG, sector-coupling -> FVEE
The DGG working group Geothermal Energy jointly and unanimously adopted the following resolution:
"Participants are in favor of geothermal exploration activities through the establishment of one or more large-scale infrastructures, which, in addition to clarifying scientific issues, also serve to increase the acceptance of geoenergy in Germany."