29.08.2016 Launch of the project entitled „Win–Win situation between landowners, government and the mining industry in the South Pacific”at the University of the South Pacific .

04.09.2016 Establishment of the cooperation between the University of the South Pacific (Dr. Holger Sommer, USP) and the University of New South Wales, Australia (Prof. Klaus Regenauer-Lieb, UNSW).

04.09.2016 Launch of the Pilot project entitled „Pilot Plant Geothermal Freezer, Vanua Levu, South Pacific“ .

15.09.2016 Establishment of the international collaboration between researchers of the SRT project entitled „Win–Win situation between landowners, government and the mining industry in the South Pacific” and the International Geothermal Association (IGA; www.geothermal-energy.org).

30.10.2016 Launch of the project related website www.geothermalcities.com