News from ÍSOR

2011

November 9th, 2011
For the first time Iceland GeoSurvey (ÍSOR) has shipped a specially equipped truck for well logging and a portable lab abroad, with the equipment leaving port a few days ago.
October 26th, 2011
Iceland GeoSurvey and ThinkGeoEnergy publish a global Geothermal Power Map.
October 24th, 2011
Iceland GeoSurvey (ÍSOR) will be participating at the annual meeting of the Geothermal Resource Council (GRC) and the Geothermal Energy Association (GEA) trade show, Geothermal Energy Expo in San Diego, CA October 23-26 2011.
October 3rd, 2011
Students of the United Nations University Geothermal Training Program in Reykjavik, Iceland will present their projects Tuesday, October 4, 2011 at Orkugardur, Grensasvegur 9, starting at 9am.
August 26th, 2011
The Icelandic consulting firms ISOR, Mannvit, Vatnaskil and Verkís recently signed an agreement with Kenya Electricity, KenGen, for capacity assessment and feasibility study of the Olkaria geothermal fields.  The agreement is the conclusion of an international tender procedure.
August 19th, 2011
GEORG, (Geothermal Research Group), in cooperation with NORDVULK Summer School, is holding a workshop on the Deep Roots of Geothermal Systems.
April 13th, 2011
Iceland GeoSurvey (ÍSOR) recently signed an agreement with the government of Dominica to provide services during this summer’s drilling by the Icelandic company Jardboranir.
March 2nd, 2011
The conference, which is entirely organized by graduate students, is now being held for the second time after last year’s inauguration in Potsdam, Germany.
February 25th, 2011
Iceland GeoSurvey participates in the workshop “Geophysics for Deep Geothermal Energy” which is held in Cologne in Germany on Friday, the 25th of February.
February 10th, 2011
Iceland GeoSurvey is collaborating with the Turkish energy company BM Holding on the long-term testing of two production wells in the planned geothermal production area of Gümüsköy in the western part of Turkey.
January 18th, 2011
Geothermal specialists from Iceland GeoSurvey are among instructors at “Short Course on Geothermal Drilling,
January 10th, 2011
It is hoped that the use of renewable energy in Chile will increase in the coming years.