The Azorean Fellows with Malfridur Omarsdottir, UNU-GTP
21 November 2017

A new geothermal power plant opens in the Azores Islands

This power plant was built as a part of the Renewable Energy Programme Area under the European Economic Area Financial Mechanism supported by Orkustofnun. The Programme included the installation of a 3 MW geothermal power plant to increase the share of renewables in the Azores and three support initiatives to advanced and specialised training in geothermal energy. The Programme started in 2013 and will be completed in December 2017.
Wang Fengming, President of HGU and Ingimar G. Haraldsson, Deputy director of UNU-GTP at the signing ceremony
10 November 2017

UNU-GTP and Hebei Geo University sign an institutional agreement

On November 2nd, the representatives of UNU-GTP and Hebei Geo University (HGU) signed an institutional agreement on cooperation in Shijiazhuang, the capital of Hebei Province, China.
The ARENA participants with Ludvik, Director of UNU-GTP
8 November 2017

UNU-GTP hosts the ARENA Programme this week

The UNU-GTP is hosting and co-organising the ARENA Programme November 5-11.
16 October 2017

Graduation of Fellows 2017

The 39th session of the UNU-GTP closed on Friday 13th of October, with 23 UNU Fellows in the six month specialized courses.
5 October 2017

Release of Geothermal Training in Iceland 2016

The UNU-GTP yearbook "Geothermal Training in Iceland 2016" has now been published on print and released online and is now available for download under publications.
Short course participants and instructors
29 September 2017

SDG Short Course II on Feasibility Studies for Geothermal Projects held in El Salvador

„SDG Short Course II on Feasibility Studies for Geothermal Projects“ was held in El Salvador during September 17-23 in cooperation with LaGeo S.A. de C.V. As the name implies, the course was the second in a series of short courses held in support of the United Nations Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs), and it was the tenth event to be held jointly by UNU-GTP and LaGeo since 2006.