Drilling starts at GEG's geothermal cooling project in the Himachal Pradesh

GEG ehf.’s chief research officer (CRO) Dr Chauhan has been on location in Northern India with a local drilling team, in order to begin operations on the company’s geothermal cooling project. The direct use project will utilise the resource within the Himachal Pradesh to provide a cold storage solution for local apple farmers’ produce.

Drilling starts at GEG's geothermal cooling project in the Himachal Pradesh Drilling starts at GEG's geothermal cooling project in the Himachal Pradesh Drilling starts at GEG's geothermal cooling project in the Himachal Pradesh Drilling starts at GEG's geothermal cooling project in the Himachal Pradesh Drilling starts at GEG's geothermal cooling project in the Himachal Pradesh

GEG’s chief research officer Vijay Chauhan (third from the left) and the local drilling team at the first drilling site at the company’s cooling project in Northern India

The geothermal cooling project will ideally contribute towards increased food security in the region and will support the overall economy.