New maps reveal heat stored in Britain's abandoned coal mines

New maps reveal heat stored in Britain's abandoned coal mines

An interactive map of geothermal heat distribution in disused UK mines is being published

Ground Source & Heat P...

01 DECEMBER 2020
BGS launches the Big Borehole Dig

BGS launches the Big Borehole Dig

The BGS is seeking the publics help to standardise its borehole records data

Site Investigation

16 OCTOBER 2020
Deep drilling in Europe's oldest and most species-rich lake

Deep drilling in Europe's oldest and most species-rich lake

Deep drilling in Europe's oldest and most species-rich lake provides new insights into evolution

Core Drilling & Sampling

05 OCTOBER 2020
Glasgow's geoenergy observatory releases information from 199m underground

Glasgow's geoenergy observatory releases information from 199m underground

Data on the ground conditions below Glasgow have released by UK Geoenergy Observatory

Core Drilling & Sampling

21 SEPTEMBER 2020
BGS releases borehole information packs for Glasgow Observatory

BGS releases borehole information packs for Glasgow Observatory

Detailed information packs on borehole results for Glasgow Geoenergy Observatory released by BGS

Deep Geothermal

13 AUGUST 2020
New tool estimates brownfield land for Greater Manchester

New tool estimates brownfield land for Greater Manchester

New tool designed to understand and communicate the scale of risk of brownfield ground conditions

Site Investigation

30 JUNE 2020
Ensuring a climate-resilient water supply in East Africa

Ensuring a climate-resilient water supply in East Africa

What needs to be done to maintain drinking water supplies in East Africa?

Wells & Boreholes

17 APRIL 2020
Floods with silver linings:  Redefining how aquifers replenish in dryland Africa

Floods with silver linings: Redefining how aquifers replenish in dryland Africa

How research work in Africa is set to improve the understanding of the continent's aquifers

Wells & Boreholes

20 NOVEMBER 2019
Geo Observatory collects ground-source heat data in Wales

Geo Observatory collects ground-source heat data in Wales

The British Geological Survey is studying Cardiff's groundwater for heat sources

Uganda enables a sustainable future with geoscience data

Uganda enables a sustainable future with geoscience data

Geoscience Data Portal launched to help stimulate sustainable socio-economic investment in Uganda

Surface Drilling

02 OCTOBER 2019
Study shows boreholes are key to drought resilience in Ethiopia

Study shows boreholes are key to drought resilience in Ethiopia

The results of research done Ethiopia point to boreholes as a potential solution to water shortages

Wells & Boreholes

29 AUGUST 2019
BGS uncovers Britain's ancient valleys

BGS uncovers Britain's ancient valleys

British Geological Survey has put details of Britain's hidden and buried ancient valleys online

Site Investigation

22 JULY 2019