Energie Beheer Nederland (EBN) announced as Main Sponsor for Global Geothermal Impact Summit 2024
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The Hague, 12th December 2023 – The International Geothermal Association (IGA) is thrilled to announce Energie Beheer Nederland (EBN) as the main sponsor for the upcoming Global Geothermal Impact Summit 2024. This significant partnership underscores a shared commitment to advancing sustainable energy solutions and highlights the growing importance of geothermal energy in the global energy transition.
Marit Brommer, CEO of the International Geothermal Association, expressed her enthusiasm for this collaboration: “We are delighted to welcome EBN as the main sponsor for the Global Geothermal Impact Summit 2024. EBN’s vision and mission align perfectly with the goals of our summit. Their expertise and commitment to building a sustainable energy system will significantly contribute to the success of this event. We look forward to working together to make a meaningful impact in the geothermal sector.”
Herman Exalto, Business Unit Director Heat Transition, also shared their perspective on this partnership: “In the Netherlands, a sustainable energy system for the build environment will consist of using direct heat where possible. We see this summit as a great opportunity to dive into the financial and social values of investing in geothermal energy. Although the geothermal resources and their use differ from country to country, we face many similar challenges. We hope to learn from and share experiences with investors, governmental parties and other stakeholders globally to increase the impact of geothermal.”
The Global Geothermal Impact Summit 2024, scheduled to take place on 23 & 24 April 2024, at the Fokker Terminal in The Hague, will focus on financing the future of geothermal energy. The summit aims to address the critical aspect of financing in the geothermal sector, emphasizing technological advancements, environmental benefits, and the financial dimension of geothermal projects.
This partnership with EBN is a testament to the growing recognition of geothermal energy as a key player in the global pursuit of sustainable and carbon-neutral energy solutions. The summit will serve as a pivotal platform for dialogue, collaboration, and strategic planning among experts from various sectors.
Media contact on behalf of the IGA:
Dr Marit Brommer
Chief Executive Officer
International Geothermal Association
About the IGA:
The International Geothermal Association (IGA), is the leading global platform on geothermal energy, serving as a hub for networking opportunities aimed at promoting and supporting global geothermal development.
Our mission is to promote, advocate and finance geothermal energy projects for future generations. We imagine a world where people can breathe clean air and have access to affordable and green energy. 24/7 – powered by Geothermal.
About Energie Beheer Nederland (EBN):
Energie Beheer Nederland is a public energy company. We invest our knowledge, skills and financial resources to help build a sustainable energy system. We are working towards a reliable energy system in which we share the costs and benefits of the transition fairly: an energy system that works for everyone. As a state-owned company we invest in Dutch geothermal projects for direct heat through public-private partnerships.