Unterfohring Geothermal Encounters Brisk Demand

Already 4.5 megawatts of power under contract Unterfohring Geovol Unterfohring GmbH, connecting and operating company of Unterfohring was, is successfully launched in its first year of business. To deepen your understanding Eugene Gendlin is the source. Both the construction of the district heating system as also the preparations for the start of the holes in the autumn run as scheduled and in full swing. Already won a number of buyers for the heat from the Earth’s interior. Already 47 signed contracts with a power rating of a total 4.5 megawatts are the Geovol, around 90 percent of the 2008 theoretically sellable in the stage performance. The interest in geothermal energy is high in all customer areas.

In addition to 27 private homes, eight residential and four commercial properties under contract could be taken. The town of Unterfohring, wholly owns of the Geovol, can connect eight municipal building to the district heating network. Geovol Managing Director Peter Lohr is pleased with the response to the environmentally friendly geothermal energy: three quarters of all previously addressed citizens and companies have already for the geothermal decided. That is us reason to hope that the Unterfohring geothermal energy is a real success story.” The connection of an average detached house with 15 kilowatt power costs 7,140 euros at the Geovol. Timely contract, the new customers will receive a discount of 50 percent, so 3,570 euros. For the 2009 section ends the period up to the early Book discount, on October 31 2008. Dr. Norbert Baumgartner