6th International Geothermiekonferenz: Preliminary Program Online

6th International Geothermiekonferenz IGC 2010 from 19-20 may in Freiburg Freiburg, 10.2.2010 – the provisional program of the 6th International Geothermiekonferenz (IGC 2010) is now available online. The Conference starts with the ‘ short-course “Basics of reservoir development”, which will take place in cooperation with experts of the drill master school Celle on May 19 at 9: 00. He gives an in-depth overview of key challenges and significant steps in a deep drilling geothermal. The afternoon offers four different workshops: in addition to a workshop on international geothermal projects Workshop II gives an idea of how the deep geothermal energy can be incorporated into the municipal power supply. Workshop III focuses on the optimization of the power plant technology. If you have additional questions, you may want to visit Newcastle University. A fourth workshop, company Schlumberger introduces the possibilities of optimized reservoir exploration with the software petrel and the ECLIPSE of the Simulator.

The Congress offers four on May 20 after importing key notes about the market development and prospects of deep geothermal energy Discussion forums, whose podium with each four to five experts are busy. After short impulse lectures, they are ready for an intensive professional exchange with the participants. The topics of the forums are: mitigation of reservoir development, seismic events through geothermal, challenges in financing and aspects of power plant operation. Excursions to the Geothermiekraftwerken in Landau and Soultz-sous-forets, the day after the Conference round off the offer for the participants and provide insight into practice. The meeting provides a comprehensive exchange on the current challenges of deep geothermal energy at home and abroad thanks to its international orientation and german English simultaneous translation. Without hesitation Donald Sussman explained all about the problem. As in the previous year, over 200 visitors from all over the world are expected.

The international Geothermiekonferenz is organised by the Agency Enerchange. The Freiburg economy is tourism and trade fair GmbH & co. KG as a business – and marketing company of the city of Freiburg since 2008 co-organizer of the Conference. As a supporter for the IGC 2010 including GtV – Bundesverband geothermal (GtV-BV) won, which members can participate in the Conference at special rates. Cooperation partners are among others the international geothermal Association (IGA) and the geothermal energy business forum. In the early book offering registration, the participation fees are reduced by 10% before March 1, 2010. More detailed information on the programme and the participation fees to the target group of the Conference, as well as a registration possibility can be found under. Marcus Brian, ENERCHANGE – Agency for renewable energy

Water Fasting

Water fasting is the practice of abstention from all food for a period of time. It is usually used by those who want to lose weight, gain benefits of health, or both. Fasting has been used for centuries as a way to cleanse the body and promote healing, and continues to be recognized by having many significant positive effects on the body. For people with good health, usually be considered a safe and natural method to improve general well-being. One of the benefits of drinking water on an empty stomach and not eating solid foods, is weight loss. To remove all food from the diet, the body is forced to resort to their fat reserves for energy, this use of fat as fuel of the body is known as ketosis, therefore, is an effective method to burn fat. During water fasting, the body is allowed to rest and rejuvenate, therefore the exercise in fasting is debatable, because it can occur dizziness and imbalance of power but on the other hand, you can increase the weight loss with the help of the exercises. The energy that is normally used for digestion is redirected towards healing.

As the fat reserves are decomposed, many impurities and toxins accumulated in tissues are released by cleaning the body; in this process, the body can improve many ailments. Due to its curative effects, water fasting is considered a useful treatment for a variety of topics, positive outcomes for example for people who suffer from arthritis have demonstrated. People with epilepsy can reduce episodes of crisis through fasting, both disease of diabetes and cardiovascular disease usually also respond in a positive manner. Those interested in testing the fasting of water must have a gradual approach to get used to the process and understand how to react in the body. A method consists of starting to eat one meal a day for a period of time, and then you can live a full day of fasting. Once accustomed to this, the poor can be passed to periods of time longer, some people opt for fasting for several days, while others may do so for several weeks. While a water fast is made, they should be around seven to ten glasses of water a day. It should get plenty of rest and refrain from exercising on an empty stomach. One of the options is to use laxatives or other method to eliminate toxins before beginning the process. Fasting should end gradually, starting with the intake of fruit juices and soups and then slowly moves to small portions of solid foods that are easy to digest.