Webinar – Converting hydrocarbon wells to geothermal, April 23, 2021
In this webinar, Dr. Ryan Law of Geothermal Engineering Ltd. will share details on a project looking to convert hydrocarbon wells to geothermal in the UK.
The next webinar under the IGC.events Webinar Series Focus on Geothermal will be looking at “Conversion of hydrocarbon wells to geothermal. A real world on-shore example from the UK” with Ryan Law from Geothermal Engineering Ltd.
- Date: Friday, April 23, 2021
- Time: 14:00 CET
Dr. Ryan Law is the founder and Managing Director of Geothermal Engineering Ltd. He has over twenty years of experience of geothermal energy development from shallow systems to deep fractured rocks. He has a degree in Geology from Oxford University, a Masters in Hydrogeology and a PhD in thermal transport in fractured rock. Before founding Geothermal Engineering in 2008, Ryan worked in the geothermal unit at Ove Arup and Partners Ltd.
In the recent past, his company’s work on the United Downs Deep Geothermal Power Project in Cornwall/ UK has received a lot of attention. With planned power and heat production, the project is also looking to extract lithium from the geothermal brines brought to the surface. Working also on wider geothermal projects, he will be sharing his work on the conversion of hydrocarbon wells to geothermal in the UK.