It’s all systems go as GCE rolls-out training under the Africa Geothermal Centre of Excellence.
Monday, May 29, 2017 - The group of students from Ethiopia are undergoing a 5-day training course under
the Africa Geothermal Center of Excellence (AGCE). The training is taking place at GDC’s training Centre situated in the Naivasha GDC Complex.
Facilitators, mainly drawn from GDC, will train the learners on the Leapfrog Software,
the leading 3D geological modelling software developed exclusively by industry experts
for geothermal, mining, exploration, civil engineering and groundwater technology.
The African Geothermal Centre of Excellence (AGCE) has been endorsed by
UNEP, ICEIDA/NDF (Iceland), AfDB, AFD (French), World Bank, USAID, UNU (United Nations University) and JICA (Japan).
The establishment of AGCE will help in the development of expertise required to accelerate geothermal development in Kenya and the Eastern Africa region.