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Nominations open for annual GRC Honors & Awards 2019

GRC Awards 2018 recipients (source: GRC)
Alexander Richter 22 Apr 2019

The Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) is seeking nominations for its annual GRC Awards to recognize distinguished colleagues in the geothermal community from around the world.

The U.S.-based Geothermal Resources Council (GRC) has announced the opening of nominations for this year’s GRC Honors & Awards.

The awards recognize distinguished colleagues in the geothermal community from around the world and have been a highlight of the geothermal calendar since the late 1970’s. The winners will be honored at the GRC Annual Meeting & Expo in Palm Springs, California, USA from September 15–18.

The Joseph W. Aidlin Award recognizes outstanding contributions to the Geothermal Resources Council and to the development of geothermal resources.

The Geothermal Pioneer Award is given for outstanding achievements in the development of geothermal resources. It recognizes the pioneering efforts of members of the geothermal community who have made lasting contributions to the industry, worldwide.

The Henry J. Ramey, Jr. Geothermal Reservoir Engineering Award recognizes outstanding achievements in the field of geothermal reservoir engineering.

The Ben Holt Geothermal Power Plant Award honors outstanding achievement in the field of geothermal power plant design and construction.

The Special Achievement Award recognizes special or outstanding achievements in any aspect of geothermal energy development and related areas.

The recipients of these awards often have a lifetime of achievement in the academic, scientific and commercial geothermal communities and the awards themselves are considered among the most prestigious in the geothermal community. More information on the GRC Awards, including a Nomination Form, can be found on the GRC website [www.geothermal.org].

The deadline for nominations is June 14, 2019.

Source: GRC