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Climate-neutral district heating: Wien Energie and OMV establish joint venture for deep geothermal energy

By District Energy posted 11-09-2023 07:37


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An Investment of around EUR 20 million allocated for deep geothermal projects, a climate-neutral district heating from geothermal energy for up to 200,000 households and deep geothermal plants with output of up to 200 megawatts planned:

OMV and Wien Energie are joining forces to deliver the heating transition: The partners are also planning to implement up to seven deep geothermal plants in Vienna as part of drilling programs. “Founding deeep with our long-standing partner Wien Energie marks an important milestone in expanding climate-neutral energy supply. We are using innovative technology to deliver solutions to combat climate change. OMV brings many years of experience and expertise in exploration and production to this partnership, in addition to our unique knowledge of the geology of the Vienna Basin. Here, in the cradle of OMV, we are launching our sustainable district heating project for Vienna. We look forward to working together with Wien Energie,” says Alfred Stern, Chairman of the Executive Board and CEO of OMV Aktiengesellschaft.

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