NesjavellirThe international GEOthermal Research Group (GEORG) is founded with the aim of enhancing research of geothermal resources and their sustainable development, which can play a significant role in reducing the world dependence on carbon-based energy sources. Its goal is to create a critical mass of joint resources and efforts to break through existing scientific and technical barriers to innovation in the field, and increase significantly the number of qualified experts in geothermal research, engineering, design and technical exploitation of the resource.

GEORG plans to achieve its ambitious objectives by increasing substantially research, education and distribution of knowledge in the field of geothermal energy resources and their sustainable utilization, and to create an innovative way for education organizations, research institutions, companies and other stakeholders to work together.