Tuesday, June 26, 2018

Germany: IGA Executive Director Promotes Geothermal Energy at Drilling Conference

Drilling industry urged to exchange knowledge with geothermal industry (Drilling Contractor)

Geothermal is an unlimited natural source of energy and can play a significant role in meeting the world’s energy needs, Dr Marit Brommer, Executive Director of the International Geothermal Association, said at the 2018 IADC World Drilling Conference in Copenhagen, Denmark, on 20 June.

(Video 7:15 Minutes)

The drilling industry has a role to play in exploring that potential, she noted. In this interview with Drilling Contractor Managing Editor Linda Hsieh, Dr Brommer discusses how geothermal can support the transition from a fossil fuel to a renewable-based economy, as well as the Iceland Deep Drilling Project.