Geothermal energy

Bouillante 1 & 2 geothermal power plants


  • Bouillante-jardvarmi

Verkís has been engaged in various assignments for Geóthermie Bouillante from feasibility study and conceptual design for development of the plant, linked among others to reinjection, to inspection and expertise services on plant condition, operation and maintenance.

 Sizes: 15 MW
 Project time:  2009, 2011, 2015

Project overview:
The Bouillante Geothermal Power Plant in Guadeloupe, Carribean, is a 15 MW plant producing electricity with two turbo-generator sets powered by saturated steam from geothermal wells. Bouillante 1,5 MW, went online in 1996 and Bouillante 2, 10 MW, in 2004. The plant contributed to almost 5% of the island‘s electricity supplies in 2011. The plant is operated by Géothermie Bouillante which is 97.8% owned by the French Geological Survey BRGM and 2.2% by EDF.