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Research Geothermal Powerplant and Energy Potential Data in Asia Pacific Region

UN ESCAP Energy Division

30 Aug 2017 This opportunity is no longer available Share
30 Aug 2017 This opportunity is no longer available Share
Background and objectives
As a volunteer, you will be contributing data to our interactive energy infrastructure maps. The focus for this opportunity is on power plants in Asia and the Pacific. You will be asked to review an existing data set of geothermal powerplants, identify new powerplants, and fill in gaps in metadata. Additionally, you will be tasked with identifying geothermal energy potential maps that could be used by the portal for future analysis. You will be provided a set of instructions and can communicate with the ESCAP team through Slack and Trello platforms. Skype calls will also be necessary over the period of this work.
Public information and reporting
UNESCAP is mapping power plants across Asia and the Pacific, uploading new open access data to the Asia Pacific Energy Portal in support of knowledge sharing activities. This data enables ESCAP to capture a full picture of the energy sector and its development over time.
Volunteers: 1 needed
6-10 hours per week / 5 weeks
Must be familiar with Microsoft Excel and have a reliable internet connection. Other requirements include: Attention to detail, research skills, ability to follow instruction, ability to work independently.

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