Workshop for Geothermal Development Donors 2014

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

Workshop for Geothermal Development Donors 2014


Year

2014 (2 days)

Location

Iceland

Total participants

48

Partners

  • Icelandic International Development Agency (ICEIDA)

Target group

Geothermal Development Donors


Description

The UNU-GTP held a Workshop for Geothermal Development Donors in Iceland on May 27-28.  The workshop was financed by the Icelandic International Development Agency (ICEIDA) and was organized as a follow-up to a Donors Collaboration Meeting jointly hosted by the African Union and ICEIDA.  The meeting and the workshop were attended by 48 participants representing 8 African countries and 14 donor institutions, as well as Icelandic entitites. 

The workshop, which  was held at the Blue Lagoon and Reykjavik Energy headquarters, provided a general overview of various aspects of geothermal exploration and development and included an excursion to geothermal fields and utilization facilities in the Reykjanes peninsula.

Division

UNU-GTP | Orkustofnun, Grensásvegi 9 | IS-108 Reykjavík, Iceland | unugtp@unugtp.is | Tel: +354 569 6000 | Fax: +354 568 8896