Welcome to the Geothermal Institute
As one of the premier geothermal research and training centres in the world, the Geothermal Institute has been providing research and development, testing and laboratory services, commercial and consultancy services, as well as education and training for the New Zealand and international geothermal industries, since 1978.
Professor Rosalind Archer shortlisted for Energy Excellence Award
21 June 2016Congratulations to the Department of Engineering Science’s Professor Rosalind Archer, who has been named a finalist in this year’s Deloitte Energy Excellence Awards.
38th NZ Geothermal Workshop - keynote speakers confirmed and abstract submission date extended
03 June 2016We are pleased to introduce the first of our keynote speakers and advise the abstract submission date has been extended to 14 June.
WGC 2015 celebrates industry success
24 April 2015The World Geothermal Congress 2015 concluded in Melbourne, Australia, today. It is the largest gathering of the global geothermal industry, and highlights the industry’s continuing growth and its important contribution to the movement towards a sustainable energy future.
Research is central to our activities. We apply our research directly to industrial consulting activities which leads to the development of many important innovations.
Home to one of the largest geothermal research groups in the world. We are globally recognised for our research, teaching and consulting services in the geothermal field.
Courses & training
We have been training industry professionals since 1978. With postgraduate study options and industry training options the Geothermal Institute continues to produce graduates who are making outstanding contributions to the geothermal industry.
The Geothermal Institute has 35 years experience in geothermal consulting services. Our staff are more than just researchers - they are experts in their field.