Netzwerk Geothermie der EnergieAgentur.NRW

The Netzwerk Geothermie pools the activities around geothermal energy in Northrhine-Westphalia and provides a platform of exchange between experts in geothermal energy. It is part of the structure of the energy business cluster EnergieRegion.NRW.

The cluster EnergieRegion.NRW as well als the Cluster EnergieForschung.NRW (CEF.NRW) is part of the EnergieAgentur.NRW creating a network, which provides the basis and a connection within the cluster.

The currently existing working group "Geothermie" consisting of about 700 members combines the activities of the Netzwerk Geothermie. Companies, institutions of reserach and development as well as public administration are part of this working group.

The Netzwerk Geothermie follows these objectives:

  • Development of strategies to enhance public awareness and use of geothermal energy
  • Exchange of information to collectively develop ideas
  • Initiation of projects
  • Strengthening expertise in the geothermal energy industry
  • Development of new markets
  • Creation of new sustainable jobs
  • Establishing of firms
  • Intensification of national and international cooperations


Zusätzliche Information



Netzwerk Geothermie NRW
c/o Hochschule Bochum
Lennershofstraße 140
44801 Bochum

Leonhard Thien

Leiter Netzwerk Geothermie NRW
Gebäude A - Raum 2-012
Tel.: +49 (0)234 32-10715
Fax: +49 (0)234 32-14070
Leonhard Thien