$4.4 billion geothermal projects to launch in September

$4.4 billion geothermal projects to launch in September

borkenaJune 10,2019 US $ 4.4 billion worth geothermal energy is launching in September 2019 in Ethiopia, a London based Global Construction Review (GCR) reported on Monday, June 10, 2019. Reykjavik Geothermal (RG) is developing the Corbetti and Tulu Moye projects and they could produce up to 500 MW of electricity, according to the source. As […]

Scientists at work: counting eruptions on Ethiopia’s volcanoes

In September 2014, the Natural Environment Research Council will launch a major five-year programme to study the volcanoes of Ethiopia’s Great Rift Valley. The project team contains core investigators from seven UK institutions and several international partners, as well as a network of local collaborators including Addis Ababa University and the Geological Survey of Ethiopia. […]

Ethiopia and Kenya Secure Further Funding for Geothermal

Ethiopia and Kenya today secured a $5 million grant from the Geothermal Risk Mitigation Facility (GRMF) for Eastern Africa to help develop geothermal energy. The GRMF, established by the African Union Commission (AUC), gave Kenya, $4.25 million to help develop 200 MW of geothermal energy in the Bogoria-Silali area. The Kenyan state-owned Geothermal Development Company […]