Green House Heating

Application in agriculture One of the applications of geothermal energy in agriculture is greenhouse heating. The growth of vegetables or flowers out of season or out of natural climates can be done using technology derived from the research. Several solutions are available to obtain optimum growth based on the optimum growth temperature for each plant,[…]

Small and Medium Industries

For the entire temperature range of geothermal fluids, whether steam or water, can be used for industrial applications. A wide variety of utilizations in industrial applications include process heating, evaporation, drying, distillation, sterilization, washing, melting ice, and salt extraction. Other examples are bottling water and carbonate drinks, paper and vehicle parts production, oil extraction, pasteurization[…]

Tompaso Geothermal Field

Tompaso Geothermal Field is located in Minahasa. Based on the Decree of the Minister of Mines and Energy No. 560 K/30/M.PE/1987 dated July 20, 1987, Tompaso Geothermal Field is part of the Lahendong – Tompaso Geothermal Working Area (Wilayah Kerja Panas Bumi – WKP). Tompaso Geothermal Field is located approximately 15 km south of the[…]

Geothermal Festival

Geothermal Festival was held to celebrate the Indonesia’s geothermal potential as both energy resource and tourism asset. The first Indonesian Geothermal Festival was staged in the western bank of the Linow Lake on 6 – 7 August 2015 to soft launch the LGEP (Lahendong Geothermal Education Park). The two-day festival became a social-educational gathering of[…]

The Lahendong Geothermal Education Park

Description Lahendong is the first geothermal field developed in eastern Indonesia. The Lahendong Geothermal Education Park (LGEP) whose development was initiated through UGM inter-semester Student Community Empowerment Programme 2015/2016 becomes the first geothermal education park in Indonesia.  It is expected that the park can be fully developed in the near future and serve as a[…]