This is a personal website of Alexander Richter, Founder & Principal of ThinkGeoEnergy & President of the International Geothermal Association (IGA)

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A few things about me.

I am the Founder and Principal of ThinkGeoEnergy.com, the leading online news platform for the global geothermal energy industry. He also works as a consultant on strategic, marketing and corporate finance related activities.


I am also Marketing and Communications Director for UK-headquartered Green Energy Geothermal (GEG) that provides turn-key modular geothermal wellhead power plants.


I am further the President of the International Geothermal Association (IGA) for the term of 2016-2019, and have been a member of the board since 2013. I am also Director-at-Large on the Board of the Canadian Geothermal Energy Association (CanGEA). As a spokesperson for geothermal energy, I have been speaking at many of the major geothermal and renewable energy events internationally.


From 2005 to 2011, I was a director in the Geothermal Energy Team of Icelandic bank Íslandsbanki. As a founding member of the team, he focused on business development, origination and research in geothermal energy. A German national, I have a law degree from the University of Konstanz, Germany, with additional legal studies at Queen’s University and the University of Ottawa, Canada. I also graduated with a Master of Electronic Commerce degree from Dalhousie University, Canada.


I founded ThinkGeoEnergy in 2008 is an online news platform focused on the geothermal energy market, giving the sector a voice and promoting the opportunities provided by geothermal energy development.
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International Geothermal Association.

The International Geothermal Association is the global representation of the national geothermal associations, promoting geothermal energy, its opportunities and potential, as well as the sector.
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