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Image - Kenyas Largest Geothermal Power Complex Starts Commercial Operation

Kenya's Largest Geothermal Power Complex Starts Commercial Operation

Toshiba Corporation today announced that the Olkaria Geothermal Power Plant, Kenya's largest geothermal power complex, has started commercial operation. The official opening ceremony was held at the site on February 19, in the presence of President Uhuru Kenyatta and government officials. Kenya Electricity Generating Company Ltd. awarded a full turnkey contract for Olkaria I and IV to a consortium of Korea's Hyundai Engineering Co., Ltd. and J...

Geothermal Energy - Feb 20, 2015


Image - Schlumberger Introduces Industry-First Fully Dissolvable Plug-and-Perf System

Schlumberger Introduces Industry-First Fully Dissolvable Plug-and-Perf System

Schlumberger announced today the release of the Infinity dissolvable plug-and-perf system. This unique solution uses fully degradable fracture balls and fully degradable seats instead of plugs to isolate zones during well stimulation. "Operators are continuously looking to streamline plug-and-perf operations without compromising productivity," said Olivier Le Peuch, president, Completions, Schlumberger. "With the new Infinity system, the ball ...

Geothermal Energy - Feb 16, 2015


Image - Alstom to Build a Turnkey Geothermal Plant

Alstom to Build a Turnkey Geothermal Plant

Alstom has been awarded a contract worth over EUR61 million1 by PT Pertamina Geothermal Energy2 to supply and install a 30 MW geothermal plant for the Karaha Power Plant in West Java, Indonesia. Alstom will design, supply, install and commission the entire power plant (EPC3 contract). The project will be delivered by the end of 2016. Indonesia, with its unique geology, houses the world's largest potential geothermal source which is estimated t...

Geothermal Energy - Feb 12, 2015




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