IGC Invest Geothermal 2020

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Program

Key topics discussed include technical and economic basics and status in Germany and internationally, the heat market in Germany and the market potential for geothermal, the legal framework for geothermal development, a look at drilling technology and risk management, challenges and lessons learned, business case and investment opportunities.

Geological Basics

Prof. Dr. Rüdiger Schulz

Technical Basics - district heating and power generation

Kai Imolauer
Rödl & Partner

Legal Basics - Regulatory Framework in Germany

Prof. Dr. Tanja Barton
Hochschule Weihenstephan-Triesdorf

Economic Basics - from heat to revenue

Benjamin Richter
Rödl & Partner GbR

Risk Management & Programs

Kai Imolauer
Rödl & Partner

The Upper Rhine Graben. The best and most challenging environment for geothermal power production in Germany

Dr. Wolfgang Bauer
360plus Consult GmbH

3D seismics as tool for detailed structural analysis and risc mitigation – geothermal project Waghäusel / Baden-Wuerttemberg

Dr. Ulrich Lotz
Deutsche Erdwärme

Combined heat and power from Bruchsal geothermal plant

Dr. Thomas Kölbel
ENBW

- Title to be announced -

Jean-Jacques Graff
AFPG

Welcome

Alexander Richter
ThinkGeoEnergy Ltd.
Dr. Jochen Schneider
Enerchange

The European Green Deal

Sanjeev Kumar
EGEC

The early stage of geothermal project development is the most critical phase, with high risks and high investment. In this session experts from different segments of the sector will talk about the different approaches to mitigating geothermal resource and exploration risk, incl. insurance, fonds, oil  & gas sector, and venture capital.

GEORISK design for risk mitigation schemes

Philippe Dumas
EGEC

Experience from the Implementation of Geothermal Risk Mitigation Schemes in Developing Countries - KfW

Allegra Seipp
KfW
Wesley Urena Vargas
KfW

- Title to be announced -

Dr. Herbert Pohl
Deutsche Erdwärme

The advantages of having a lenders technical advisor for geothermal plants – example of the project in Garching an der Alz

Pierre Huck
TÜV SÜD Industrie Service GmbH

Legal Considerations for geothermal drilling contracts

Christian Bauer
WFW

Over the past years, geothermal development has seen increased interest. While seemingly still a strong focus on the power generation sector, the uptick of interest in geothermal in the context on cleaning up the heating sector has seen remarkable interest and investment. This session provides an overview on the different markets and opportunities presented based on several points: 

  • Geothermal- Geothermal Areas;
  • Installed Capacity;
  •  Legal Framework;
  •  Funding schemes;
  •  Risk Mitigation;
  •  Recent Market Development

Each market overview is than followed by a project overview or pitch.

Moderation

Torsten Rosenboom
Watson Farley & Williams LLP

France: Country Overview

Jean-Jacques Graff
AFPG

Crowdfunding in the context of a geothermal project

Lorraine Devouton
ENGIE

Germany: Country Overview

Dr. Jochen Schneider
Enerchange

Reallabor IW3 für die geothermische Wärmewende in Norddeutschland

Thomas-Tim Sävecke
Hamburg Energie GmbH

Switzerland: Country Overview

Nicole Lupi
SFOE

Over the past years, geothermal development has seen increased interest. While seemingly still a strong focus on the power generation sector, the uptick of interest in geothermal in the context on cleaning up the heating sector has seen remarkable interest and investment. This session provides an overview on the different markets and opportunities presented based on several points:

  • Geothermal- Geothermal Areas;
  • Installed Capacity;
  •  Legal Framework;
  •  Funding schemes;
  •  Risk Mitigation;
  •  Recent Market Development

Each market overview is than followed by a project overview or pitch.

The Netherlands: Securing the licence to operate for geothermal

Martin van der Hout
DAGO

Croatia: Geothermal Energy warming up in Croatia

Marijan Krpan
Croatian Hydrocarbon Agency

Turkey: Country Overview

Cannur Bozkurt
Armoni Danışmanlık

Zorlu Energy Geothermal Capabilities and Future Development Plans

Ulus Karaagac
Zorlu

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