Key Takeaways for Attendees
• An overview of different types of geothermal systems along with a deeper discussion on applications, technologies and industry best practices, including district energy and community-scale systems
• Findings on low-temperature direct-use geothermal solutions from the Department of Energy’s Geothermal Technologies Office GeoVision Analysis, including potential scenarios for geothermal deployment across a range of technologies, market conditions, and barriers.
• Drivers for decarbonization and lessons learned from Geo-Exchange systems installed in two cities - at Cornell Tech on Roosevelt Island in New York City and a building in London, UK.
• An understanding from system owners, designers and operators of what it takes to design and build a successful geothermal system and factors to consider during the life cycle of a geothermal system - from conceptual design to implementation and operation as well as maintenance for high performance and reliability.