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Researchers have developed a new method to investigate groundwater resources more cost-effectively, more simply and more comprehensively than before. To the article
Groundwater storage systems have proven to be more efficient and environmentally friendly alternatives to heating and cooling systems. To the article
The economic damage caused by landslides runs into the billions. Italy is particularly vulnerable. However, a systematic European overview was lacking. To the article
Philipp Blum talks about heat islands that form under cities. To the podcast
Making energy from the underground usable. Link
Even 2 days of continuous rain could not stop the 26 students and 4 supervisors from mapping, levelling and measuring convergences and rock strengths in the field.
The book provides an overview of the state of the art in the thermal use of near-surface groundwater. More >>
Manuela Hübsch's doctoral thesis examined the effects of intensive agriculture on groundwater quality in Ireland. To the press release
Potential natural and anthropogenic heat sources in urban areas to the article