Short Course V on Exploration for Geothermal Resources 2010

The Geothermal Training Programme (GTP) is operated within Orkustofnun (The National Energy Authority of Iceland). Orkustofnun became an Associated

Short Course V on Exploration for Geothermal Resources 2010

held at Lake Bogoria Hotel and Lake Naivasha Sopa Resort, Naivasha, Kenya, 29 October - 19 November, 2010


Year

2010 (22 days)

Location

Kenya

Total participants

56

Partners

  • Geothermal Development Company (GDC)
  • ISOR (Iceland GeoSurvey)
  • Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen)


Description

This three week event was co-organized by the United Nations University Geothermal Training Programme (UNU-GTP), Geothermal Development Company (GDC), and Kenya Electricity Generating Company, Ltd. (KenGen).

The participants 56 came from 11 countries of East Africa, and surroundings. Besides the home country, Kenya with 31 participants, these are Burundi (2), Congo (2), Ethiopia (1), Malawi (3), Morocco (1), Mozambique (1), Rwanda (3), Tanzania (3), The Comoros (3), Uganda (2), Zambia (3), and Yemen (2), that despite being on the side of the Red Sea, has common geological features with East Africa.


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