Heat from the depths

Geothermal energy as an energy technology of the future in Austria
energy innovation austria 2/2021

Publisher: BMK in cooperation with the Climate and Energy Fund
English, 12 pages

Content Description

As a renewable energy source, geothermal heat has the potential to play a key role in climate-neutral heating. Austria's potential for harnessing geothermal heat and the possible ways it could be used in pioneering energy concepts are currently being studied and tested in various pilot projects.

Content overview

  • Topic: Geothermal heat
    Technologies and potentials for the energy supply of tomorrow
  • Interview: Mag. Gregor Götzl
    Geological Survey of Austria (GBA), Hydrogeology & Geothermal Energy Department
  • Project: Manage_GeoCity
    Using geothermal heat efficiently in urban spaces
  • Project: GEOTIEF
    Studying the potential for harnessing geothermal energy in the Vienna Basin
  • Project: SEP
    Spatial energy planning for the heating transition
  • Project: SANBA
    Using geothermal energy to store heat in local low-temperature grids