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GEG donates books to local schools in Maasai communities

Over the past four years, Green Energy Group’s (“GEG”) construction of its Geothermal Wellhead Power Plants in the Olkaria steam field in Kenya, has been well supported by the local Maasai community and many of their members have been employed on the project in varying construction, transport and site security roles. This strong collaboration with […]

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GEG completes Phase 1 of KenGen contract

Following receipt of“Operational Acceptance Certificates” for its OLK04 and OLK05 plants at Olkaria, Kenya, Geothermal power plant supplier, Green Energy Group reports it has now completed the first phase of its 75MW contract with KenGen (the Kenya power utility). Both plants, which occupy adjacent wells have a nameplate capacity of 6.4 MW, provided […]

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KenGen embraces geothermal wellhead plants

In a recent interview with Kenya Broadcasting Corp.  KenGen Assistant Manager Peter Ouma says “[the] adoption of geothermal wellhead generators helps reducing the time it takes to generate electricity from geothermal steam wells.” Geothermal wellheads are smaller power producing units that generate between 5 and 10 megawatts of electricity. Ouma […]

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GEG recent press coverage

Following the announcement of Green Energy Group AS having been awarded the Bloomberg New Energy Pioneer Award last week in New York, the company has been covered by several news outlets.   In Iceland, newspaper Morgunblaðið covered us on the front page on April 9, 2014, as well as on […]

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GEG wins 2014 New Energy Pioneer Award by Bloomberg

At a large event today Green Energy Group AS was announced as a 2014 New Energy Pioneer by Bloomberg New Energy Finance (BNEF). The winners were recognized on stage at the seventh annual Bloomberg New Energy Finance Summit in New York City.  “We are extremely honored to have received such a prestigious award […]

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GEG brings two more geothermal wellhead plants online in Kenya

With its latest two geothermal wellhead plants now operational, Green Energy Group is fully engaged in supporting Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen)’s plan to expand Kenya’s utilization of its geothermal resources both to satisfy its ever increasing power demands and to lower electricity costs. Green Energy Group AS (GEG) announces […]

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GEG hands over pilot plant to KenGen in Kenya

Green Energy Group AS has passed the final test of its 5 MW pilot plant after the 18th month pilot run and the customer, Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) has issued the 2nd Acceptance Certificate for the plant last month. To speed up geothermal development and bringing power online from […]

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GEG named in the 2013 Global Cleantech 100 List

Green Energy Group has been named in the prestigious 2013 Global Cleantech 100, produced by Cleantech Group, a global market intelligence and consulting firm helping executives connect with innovation. The Global Cleantech 100 list is unique because it highlights the promise of private clean technology companies from all around the […]

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GEG progresses construction of first 2 plants in Kenya

Green Energy Group reports progress on the construction of the first geothermal wellhead plant as part of the larger contract with KenGen. OLK-02 is now taking shape with cooling towers, gen-sets and control room having been set up. “Everything is progressing according to plan and GEG expects to commission the […]

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