Monday, May 29, 2017 - The Africa Geothermal Centre of Excellence Steering Committee recently visited GDC to assess its preparedness to build capacity in geothermal resource development within the region.
The team inspected training facilities and equipment at Naivasha and the Menengai project area.
During the tour of the Naivasha facilities, the team had an opportunity to see students undergoing a pilot training in Leapfrog geothermal software;
a leading 3D geological modeling software developed exclusively by industry experts for geothermal, mining, exploration, civil engineering and groundwater technology.
The five-day training was facilitated by GDC experts with students drawn from GDC, KenGen and the Ministry of Energy and Petroleum.