CROWDTHERMAL project aims to empower the European public to directly participate in the development of geothermal projects with the help of alternative financing schemes (crowdfunding) and social engagement tools
CROWDTHERMAL is an EU Horizon 2020 funded project, developing alternative funding schemes for geothermal energy.
1. Are you interested in geothermal?
CROWDTHERMAL is analysing the perception of geothermal energy and will develop a public engagement approach making extensive use of social media.
2. Would you like to participate in geothermal projects?
CROWDTHERMAL will formulate new financial models for crowdsourcing, promoting alternative financing of geothermal projects in close collaboration with existing structures & conventional players.
3. What are the risks related to geothermal projects?
CROWDTHERMAL will formulate recommendations for a novel risk mitigation scheme that will be complementing the alternative financing solutions while protecting the interests of private investors.
4. What can we do to support your project?
CROWDTHERMAL e will prepare a decision tree algorithm with guidelines for the developers and promoters of geothermal energy.
All this will be put into practice in three case study areas in Hungary, Iceland and Spain in order validate the deployment of the CROWDTHERMAL toolbox.
CROWDTHERMAL launches Beta-version of its services empowering the European public to participate in the development of geothermal projects
Brussels I July 2022 I The Horizon 2020 funded CROWDTHERMAL project launches its set of core services for communities of citizens, geothermal project developers and local authorities with a view to facilitating the involvement of citizens in the development of geothermal energy projects.
Webinar: How to evaluate and take into account public perception in geothermal district heating and cooling projects
The EU-funded CROWDTHERMAL project and the COST Action CA18219 'Research network for including geothermal technologies into decarbonized heating and cooling grids –...
CROWDTHERMAL First International Conference: Introducing our services for community-funded geothermal projects
On 7 April 2022, the CROWDTHERMAL project organised its first international conference with a view to introducing its services for community-funded geothermal projects to the public.
Primera conferencia internacional: Presentamos nuestros servicios para proyectos geotérmicos con financiación-comunitaria
El 7 de abril de 2022, el proyecto CROWDTHERMAL organiza su primera conferencia internacional, en Madrid y online, con el objetivo de presentar al público sus servicios para proyectos geotérmicos financiados por la comunidad.
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Start date: 1 September 2019. End date: 31 August 2022.
Funding: € 2 305 801,25, EU Horizon 2020 programme.
Funding scheme: H2020 Building a low-carbon, climate resilient future, Coordination and support action