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GEG sharing KenGen’s pride in geothermal wellhead power plants

GEG Power is sharing the pride with Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen). GEG developed and build the successful geothermal wellhead plants for KenGen with a total installed capacity of 81.6 MW … check in with us to see how a modular approach to geothermal development can profit your project.

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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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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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KenGen pioneering geothermal wellhead power plants

Kenya Electricity Generating Company (KenGen) continues to share its pride about the geothermal wellhead plants built at Olkaria in Kenya.   KenGen pioneered the geothermal wellhead condensing technology in the world.^ZB #KenGenFacts #PoweringKenya pic.twitter.com/wjZLh1pFAZ — KenGenKenya (@KenGenKenya) February 16, 2017 Green Energy Geothermal is proud having delivered the plants to […]

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GEG initiates Operation & Maintenance Training Program

Green Energy Geothermal has launched a new training program for KenGen. The workshop style training program is tailored for operators of GEG’s geothermal wellhead power plants in Kenya. In three workshops the participants are given a detailed overview on geothermal power generation, plant types and differences, thermodynamics, as well as a […]

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GEG and KenGen adding 25 MW to the national grid

Last week, Green Energy Geothermal and KenGen connected the last of additional 5 plants to the national power grid in Kenya. GEG has now built a total of 10 geothermal wellhead power plants with a total installed capacity of 55 MW gross.  This package 2 of the contract with KenGen includes five […]

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KenGen praises its GEG wellhead plants at WGC2015

In a row of presentations today, KenGen talked about its ambitious geothermal development plans and achievements. At an Africa Donor update, KenGen Managing Director Albert Mugo talked about development plans and particularly mentioned its reasoning for wellhead power plants. In another presentation, KenGen further provided details about the experience with […]

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Congratulations to KenGen for commissioning of Olkaria I

Green Energy Group (GEG) congratulates KenGen on its achievement with the commissioning of the Olkaria I, 140 MW extension. KenGen celebrates the occasion today with events at the plant that are lead by Kenya’s President Uhuru Kenyatta and Rwanda’s president Paul Kagame. This is the last phase of the 280mw Olkaria […]

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