Steam rising from northern geothermal lake

Geothermal Energy

Expertise for shallow and deep geothermal energy solutions

AFRY offers comprehensive services from research and development activities to tendering and licensing support as well as technical due diligence. We render these services for stand-alone geothermal projects as well as those in combination with power plants of other renewable energy sources - independent of manufacturers and suppliers. Our expertise and long-time experience in the business enable us to perform the complete project management and project controlling for your geothermal project.

Our specialists of all related disciplines will support you, from geophysicists, geologists and hydrogeologists up to experts in power plant design. With our knowledge of geothermal specific questions, for example thermal water evaluation or selection of the best cooling system, we will find the most efficient system and plant design.

We provide services to the owners and developers, EPC contractors, manufacturers and lenders:

  • Commercial and research and development activites
  • Test interpretation and evaluation of geophysical exploration data
  • Reservoir characterization and siting analysis
  • Thermal, hydraulic and geochemical simulations
  • Planning, supervision and monitoring of drilling and pump tests
  • Adapted plant and system design
  • Integration in and combination with other (renewable) power plants
  • Balance of plant
  • Planning district heating and power connection
  • Dimensioning and operational monitoring of geothermal facilities
  • Technical due diligence of geothermal power plants with a focus on subsurface components
  • Preparation of tender documents and evaluation of bids
  • Schedule and cost control
  • Quality management
  • Documentation management
  • Supervision and monitoring during operation
Steam from Gümüsköy Geothermal power plant
Gümüsköy geothermal power plant

Hans Rudolf Fisch

Hydrogeologist/Project Manager

Peter Plug

Deputy Head and Strategy, Energy Division