16.12.2005: Meldung: Ormat Technologies Inc.: Geothermal Centenary Recognition Award
SPARKS, Nev., Dec. 15 / Ormat Technologies Inc. was honored by receiving the "Centenary Recognition Award" from the Italian Geothermal Union (UGI) on December 10, 2005 at the closing ceremony of the program celebrating the centenary of geothermal power.
The award was presented to Ormat in recognition of its "outstanding achievements in developing geothermal power generation worldwide."
The ceremony, with the participation of policy makers, public authorities, representatives of the industry and academic world, and energy experts and representatives of cultural associations was held at the Palazzo Vecchio in Florence as part of the commemoration of 100 years of geothermal electricity generation. Only a select few institutions, organizations, and individuals were similarly honored at the event.
Mr Lucien Bronicki, Chairman and CTO, was present to receive this prestigious award on behalf of Ormat, from Dr Giancarlo Passaleva, President of UGI.
"This singularly distinguished award is recognition of the effort, collaboration and perseverance by a large number of Ormat colleagues over many years to achieve our vision," emphasized Mr Bronicki.
About Ormat Technologies
Ormat Technologies is a vertically integrated company primarily engaged in the geothermal and recovered energy power business. The company designs, develops, builds, owns and operates geothermal power plants and also designs, develops and builds and plans to own and operate recovered energy-based power plants. Additionally, the Company designs, manufactures and sells geothermal and recovered energy power units and other power generating equipment and provides related services. Over 800 MW of ORMAT Geothermal and Recovered Energy Generation (REG) Power Plants have been constructed around the world in 23 countries, from California in the USA to Thailand and from Iceland to New Zealand. Ormat products and systems are covered by more than 70 patents. Ormat currently has operations in the United States, Israel, the Philippines, Guatemala, Kenya and Nicaragua.
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