Bavaria Sauerlach

Member state GERMANY
Case study Sauerlach
Description triplett system (2007-2009). 1 production and 2 injection wells, depth of 4 757 m to 5 567 m MD
Region>City>location Bavaria, Sauerlach
Installed capacity
( MWth)
4 MWth
Installed geothermal capacity 5,1 Mwe and 4 MWth, production: 40 000 MWh/a electric and 4 000 MWh/a heat
Inhabitants connected around 16,000 households in the city of Munich
Temperature of the geothermal ressource
(production – injection)
thermal water: 110 l/s, 140 °C
Production of heating and/or cooling 2 step ORC process (Turboden), cogeneration
Investement for
DH network and substation
Existing district heating system
Comparison with fossil energies  co2 reduction: 36 000 t/a

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