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1st Bavarian geothermal energy Forum on the Augsburg fair RENEXPO two-thirds of the geothermal power (40 MW) in the Federal Republic are provided in Bavaria. Here, the most geothermal energy currently go projects realization in Germany. In the Munich region alone, 100 mining licences for the exploration of geothermal energy were granted by the Ministry of Economic Affairs. However, geothermal projects are always risky. To improve the chances of the geothermal energy is to increase awareness and to unify the consumer structures. Still need to improved the technology transfer and new technologies are developed. The 1st Bavarian geothermal energy Forum in Augsburg on the 10.10.2008. renowned experts from the science provides solutions for this, practice and policy here refer to content, potential, conditions and strategies of geothermal energy; Experience reports on existing and ongoing projects and innovative and future-oriented concepts of deep geothermal energy in Bavaria.

The program is complemented by a Fair where 30 companies and institutions present their competence in the field of geothermal energy. A work community of initiative innovative Bavaria, which designed the knowledge transfer in Bavaria successfully with 13 years belong to the partners of the Forum to the one the Bavarian cluster energy technology. On the other hand is the geothermal Association e.V. was founded in 1991 in Bonn, which it has made to the tasks to improve the possibilities for the use of geothermal energy in Germany and Austria. Another partner is the company economic forum geothermal Association (WFG), which also has the promotion of geothermal energy to the target. The 1st Bavarian geothermal energy Forum is an event within the framework of the Augsburg trade fair RENEXPO. The fair is the international exhibition for renewable energy & energy efficient building and renovation with a total of 8 topics. The RENEXPO in the period from October 9-12, 2008 will take place already for the ninth time this year. In addition to exhibition and Congress is a wide free visitors Lecture programme. There is more information about the program at.