Join CanGEA's Geothermal Ambassador Thana Boonlert at the first annual environmental gathering of the Alberta Ecotrust. He will host a roundtable discussion on "Policy Barriers to Geothermal Energy in Alberta".
When? Saturday, February 27, 2016 - 8 AM
Where? Ross Glen Hall, Mt. Royal University, Calgary (map)
This event is open to participants of the annual gathering.
Join CanGEA members Joan Tittemore (InterpreTerra Consulting Ltd.) and Craig Dunn (Borealis GeoPower) for a presentation at the Canadian Society of Petroleum Geologists (CSPG) - Hydrology Division.
When? March 4, 2016, 12:00
Where? IHS Office, Sunlife Plaza, 112-4 Ave SW Calgary, East Tower 6th Floor (map)
This event is open to the public, but please RSVP here.
Craig will talk about existing opportunities for geothermal energy in the Western Canada Sedimentary Basin, geo-modeling for geothermal energy development.
Joan will present information on geothermal energy pilot projects in Canada that have been conducted in the past. She will also talk about current geothermal projects in the Williston basin.
Come and get an update on the status of geothermal power and heat projects in Canada. In late 2015, the Canadian government changed ruling parties which ushered in new opportunities for renewable energy. Geothermal energy is poised to take off. Find out how you can participate. Also, many Canadian companies have skills and services that can be transferred into the geothermal industry from mining, oil and gas. Discover new techniques to lower your project costs and increase your reserves.
When? Wednesday, April 27, 2016 10:00 am
Where? IGA booth at IGC 2016, Harpa (map), Reykjavik, Iceland
This presentation is part of CanGEA's Market Visit to Iceland.
You can find an overview of all speakers at the IGA booth here.
Geothermal energy is able to deliver sustainable, reliable and competitively priced electricity in 24 countries as well as heating in 82 countries! While not yet fully utilized, geothermal energy is an important part of Canada’s energy future, creating new investment and jobs in Canadian communities while also contributing to a cleaner environment for future generations.
CanGEA will give a presentation at the SAIT Geoscience Career Development Club.
The presentation will cover the following topics:
1. Basic introduction to geothermal energy
2. Different types of geothermal power plants
3. Commercial and Industrial uses of geothermal heat
4. The state of Canada's geothermal industry
5. Business opportunities globally and nationally
When? Monday, February 22, 2016 - 4:00 to 5:00 PM
Where? SAIT Polytechnic - MC312(map)
This event is exclusive for the members of the SAIT Geoscience Career Development Club.