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Young Member Initiatives

The Board has decided that Student Membership will be free. If you are a student member or know other students who would like to be members of the NZGA, ensure that you sign on as a Student when registering.Other initiatives being worked on include: A ballot for a free registration… Read More

GEOTHERMAL OPERATORS’ FORUM

A successful forum was held at Wairakei Resort on 25 August, with about 60 industry representatives attending from Operators, Contractors, Consultants and Regulators. Presentations included: Introductions from Mike Dunstall of Contact Energy and Wu Khoo of Mercury An update on MBIE Work Safe findings from inspections, audits and investigations Michael… Read More

GNS-JOGMEC Workshop

In November, there will be a GNS-JOGMEC workshop focused on surface features. This planned to proceed the NZ Geothermal Workshop. Read More

2017 Geothermal Workshop

Registration is open now for the New Zealand Geothermal Workshop, 22 – 24 November 2017 at the Millennium in Rotorua. Confirmed keynote speakers include: Dr Guðmundur Ómar Friðleifsson, lead on Iceland Deep Drilling Project Dr James E Faulds, Nevada State Geologist, Director of Nebvada Bureau of Mines and… Read More