Canadian Geothermal Energy Association

The Canadian Geothermal Energy Association (CanGEA) is the collective voice of Canada’s geothermal energy industry with a focus on the power generation from geothermal energy resources and industry-scale direct use. 
CanGEA is a non-profit industry association promoting the industry and the potential of geothermal energy in Canada through outreach events, research, policy work and representation of Canadian interests internationally.


The GRC is a non-profit, educational association formed in 1970. With more than 1,000 members in over 40 countries, the GRC actively seeks to expand its role as a primary professional educational association for the international geothermal community. The GRC serves as a focal point for continuing professional development for its members through its outreach, information transfer and education services.



The IGA, founded in 1988, is a scientific, educational and cultural non-profit and non-political organization established to operate worldwide. It has nearly 5,000 members in over 65 countries. The objectives of the IGA are to encourage research, the development and utilization of geothermal resources worldwide through the publication of scientific and technical information among the geothermal specialists, the business community, governmental representatives, UN organisations, civil society and the general public.