W2V - From Waste to Value

Wast to Value workshop: 
8. April 2014, 09:00-12:00
Orkugardur, Grensásvegur 9
 

The aim of the workshop was to discuss the status of treatment and utilization of discharge from geothermal Power Plants and explore possible opportunities of cooperation on research projects within GEORG with the aim to reduce environmental impact and convert Waste to Value (W2V)

Introductory talks:

• Hjalti Páll Ingólfsson     -download pdf-
   Welcome note and introduction to the workshop setup. 

• Andri Stefánsson          -download pdf-
   Overview of geothermal power plant discharge and its' utilization.

• Bjarni Már Júlíusson      -download pdf-
   Gas separation in geothermal power plant exhaust.

• Sigurður H Markússon     -download pdf-
    Chemistry and chemical processes related to geothermal waste

• Ragnheiður Inga Þórarinsdóttir      -download pdf-
    Overview of cultivation opportunities related to geothermal heat. 

 

 

 

GEORG planned a seminar series of five seminar dealing with the objective:

-To discuss the status of treatment and utilization of discharge from geothermal Power Plants
-Explore possible opportunities of cooperation on research projects within GEORG with the aim to reducing environmental impact and convert Waste to Value (W2V)

Below you can find presentations and related documents from the seminars.

1st Seminar:  General Introduction
3. april, 2013 @ 14.00-16.00  University of Iceland, VR-II, room 157;

Presenters: 
Sigurður Magnús Garðarsson
Professor at University of Iceland Chairman of GEORG Board of directors
Welcome note
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Bjarni Már Júlíusson
Project Manager at Reykjavik EnergyReducing H2S Emissions from Geothermal Power Plants.
Collaboration of Icelandic Energy Companies

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Auður Andrésdóttir
Resource manager, enviroment and safety, Mannvit Engineering
Environmental impact of exhaust and warm water discharge
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2nd Seminar: H2S emmission from Geothermal Power Plants 
10. april, 2013 @ 14.00-16.00  University of Iceland, VR-II,  room 157

Presenters:

Hjalti Sigurjónsson
Project manager at Vatnskil Engineering 
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-download model video-

Snjólaug Ólafsdóttir
PhD student at University of Iceland

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Ragnhildur Finnbjörnsóttir
PhD student at University of Iceland

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3rd Seminar: Value creation from chemicals/gases
17. april 2013  @ 14.00-16.00 Reykjavík University, room M208

Presenters: 

Maria Hildur Maack
Environmental Manager, Icelandic New Energy 

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Guðmundur Gunnarsson
Group leader, Innovation Centre Iceland 

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Ómar Sigurbjörnsson
Head of Research, Corbon Recycling International

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4th Seminar: Value creation from chemicals/gases
24. april 2013 @ 14.00-16.00  Reykjavík University, room M208

Sveinn Aðalsteinsson, GeoGreenhouse

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Sigurður Brynjólfsson, Professor at the Universty of Iceland

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Arnþór Ævarsson, Prokatín 

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5th Seminar: Disposal and Sequestration
8. may 2013 @ 14.00-16.00   Reykjavík University, room M208

Edda Sif Aradóttir, Reykjavik Energy 

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Gunnar Gunnarsson, Reykjavik Energy

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