16 results

29 March 2021

David Bruhn elected new Coordinator of EERA JP Geothermal

David Bruhn, Professor for Geothermal Engineering at our department, was elected as the next coordinator of the EERA Joint Programme Geothermal Energy (JPGE), as of July 1, 2021. The EERA is the European Energy Research Alliance ( and is the largest energy research community in Europe, covering the whole range of low-carbon energy technologies as well as some systemic topics.

09 March 2021

Successful PhD defence of Yang Wang

Yang Wang held his PhD defence on the 23rd of February. You can access his thesis with the title ‘The impact of heterogeneity on geothermal production: simulation benchmarks and applications’ via the TU Delft repository.

24 November 2020

NWO ATES Triplet project granted !

Congratulations to Phil Vardon, who was awarded an NWO Open Technology Programme grant for the project entitled ATES Triplet.

29 September 2020

Successful PhD defence of Baptiste Lepillier

Baptiste Lepillier held his PhD defence on the 29th of September 2020. You can access his thesis with the title ‘Characterization of a Fracture-Controlled Enhanced Geothermal System (EGS) in the Trans-Mexican-Volcanic-Belt (TMVB)’ via the TU Delft repository.

02 July 2020

Focus on Geothermal

Maren Brehme gave a talk on Geothermal Energy in the Netherlands in an IGC online meeting.

22 June 2020

Geothermal Science & Engineering in TU Delta about the EasyGo project

TU Delft is leading a multi-million euro project to train geothermal experts. This connects to the Delft geothermal heat project, with deep wells under the campus.

02 June 2020

Efficiency and Safety in Geothermal Operations

A fund of 3.4M€ has been awarded by the European Commission to a project on geothermal energy, that will be led by researcher Maren Brehme (TU Delft). The project entitled ‘EASYGO: Efficiency and Safety in Geothermal Operations‘ is one of the Innovative Training Networks meant for extraordinary global research as well as excellent training opportunities for PhD candidates to reach doctorate level.

12 May 2020

The KNAW fund for project MiMo

The project MiMo – Misi Monitoring received funding from KNAW (Koninklijke Nederlandse Akademie van Wetenschappen) for a Dutch – Indonesian collaboration on geothermal energy. It will be led by Assistant Professor Maren Brehme in a strong cooperation with the TBM faculty.

15 November 2019

New exploration method for geothermal energy

International research team presents combination of mapping of underwater structures and geochemical measurements.

12 November 2019

Project awards for Geothermal Energy Research

The projects REFLECT, Nature’s Heat Seismic Monitoring and SUCCESS received awards for Geothermal Energy Research.