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GEG receives ISO 9001 – Quality Management System Certification

GEG recently received certification of the company quality management system according to international standard ISO 9001. The certification covers the provision of project management of design, procurement and construction, commissioning and associated services of geothermal power solutions. On the picture are from left  are Sigthor Jonsson, CEO and Snorri Einarsson, […]

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Best wishes for the holidays and a successful new year

The team of GEG Power wishes you, your families and colleagues a happy holidays and best wishes for a successful new geothermal year. This year’s picture shows a proud moment for our company, the new 5 MW Bjarnaflag geothermal power plant, built by GEG for Icelandic national power company Landsvirkjun. […]

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Smaller-sized or staged geothermal power plant development

At the Iceland Geothermal Conference held this week in Reykjavik, Iceland, several speakers addressed challenges of geothermal development in the context of attracting investor interest and speeding up development. At least three presentations at the conference covered in one way or another the approach to use geothermal wellhead power plants […]

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GEG has been acquired by Canadian energy developer & finance company

Canadian investor enters geothermal market with acquisition of Green Energy Iceland and Green Energy Geothermal Energy Co-Invest Global Corp. (ECC Global) has acquired all key assets of Green Energy Geothermal (GEG), a leading provider of turn-key modular geothermal wellhead power plants.  ECC Global is consolidating GEG’s operations at new global […]

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Decreasing the equity requirements with wellhead power plants

At the Iceland Geothermal Conference, Green Energy Geothermal gave a presentation as part of a session on competitiveness and innovation. Featuring three technology providers, including GEG, a proposed GeoMagma power plant and a presentation the competitiveness of the geothermal sector, the session focused on how different approaches could help in more […]

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KenGen on its successful implementation of a modular wellhead strategy

In a case study presentation at the Iceland Geothermal Conference, Peter Chege, Assistant Manager, responsible for the Geothermal Wellhead plants at Kenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd. (KenGen) provided an insight into how KenGen successfully developed and implemented its geothermal wellhead strategy. He discussed early studies on utilising geothermal wells already drilled […]

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Construction at Bjarnarflag project in Iceland under way

In March 2017, GEG was awarded a contract to design, manufacture and supply a replacement back-pressure turbine and generator for the Bjarnarflag geothermal power plant of Icelandic national power company Landsvirkjun in Iceland. The plant has been in operation since 1969 and is now being updated. While the old plant […]

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KenGen & GEG win best presentation award

In a release, the U.S.-based Geothermal Resources Council announced the outstanding technical presentations from the Technical Sessions at the 41st GRC Annual Meeting in Salt Lake City, Utah, USA, the world’s largest annual geothermal energy event. The judging criteria included the technical content, the quality of the visual aids and […]

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GEG concludes installation of 15 geothermal wellhead plants in Kenya

During a commissioning ceremony at Olkaria in Kenya, Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta highlighted the importance of wellhead plants in speeding up geothermal power plant development in Kenya. GEG handed over the first geothermal wellhead plant to KenGen in November 2013 and has since brought an additional 14 plants online, with […]

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