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The Resource Geothermal energy : renewable energy and the environment, William E. Glassley

Geothermal energy : renewable energy and the environment, William E. Glassley

Label
Geothermal energy : renewable energy and the environment
Title
Geothermal energy
Title remainder
renewable energy and the environment
Statement of responsibility
William E. Glassley
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Focusing on geothermal energy systems, this book examines the background, theory, power generation, applications, strengths, weaknesses, and practical techniques for implementing geothermal energy projects. It explains geosciences principles, drilling operations, techniques, types of well pumps, and other equipment
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Glassley, William E
Dewey number
621.44
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Energy and the environment
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Geothermal engineering
  • Geothermal resources
  • Geothermal resources
Label
Geothermal energy : renewable energy and the environment, William E. Glassley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Front Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Preface; Acknowledgments; Series Editor; Author; Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. Sources of Geothermal Heat: Earth as a Heat Engine; Chapter 3. Thermodynamics and Geothermal Systems; Chapter 4 Subsurface Fluid Flow: The Hydrology of Geothermal Systems; Chapter 5. Chemistry of Geothermal Fluids; Chapter 6. Exploring for Geothermal Systems; Chapter 7. Resource Assessments; Chapter 8. Drilling; Chapter 9. Generating Power Using Geothermal Resources; Chapter 10. Low Temperature Geothermal Resources: Ground Source Heat Pumps; Chapter 11. Direct Use of Geothermal ResourcesChapter 12. Use of Geothermal Resources: Environmental Considerations; Chapter 13. Use of Geothermal Resources: Economic Considerations; Chapter 14. The Geothermal Energy Future: Possibilities and Issues; Color Insert; Back Cover
Control code
ocn664233744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439859100
Lccn
2010018116
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
  • 2888558
  • 10.1201/EBK1420075700
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664233744
Label
Geothermal energy : renewable energy and the environment, William E. Glassley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Front Cover; Contents; Series Editor's Preface; Preface; Acknowledgments; Series Editor; Author; Chapter 1. Introduction; Chapter 2. Sources of Geothermal Heat: Earth as a Heat Engine; Chapter 3. Thermodynamics and Geothermal Systems; Chapter 4 Subsurface Fluid Flow: The Hydrology of Geothermal Systems; Chapter 5. Chemistry of Geothermal Fluids; Chapter 6. Exploring for Geothermal Systems; Chapter 7. Resource Assessments; Chapter 8. Drilling; Chapter 9. Generating Power Using Geothermal Resources; Chapter 10. Low Temperature Geothermal Resources: Ground Source Heat Pumps; Chapter 11. Direct Use of Geothermal ResourcesChapter 12. Use of Geothermal Resources: Environmental Considerations; Chapter 13. Use of Geothermal Resources: Economic Considerations; Chapter 14. The Geothermal Energy Future: Possibilities and Issues; Color Insert; Back Cover
Control code
ocn664233744
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xxi, 290 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781439859100
Lccn
2010018116
Note
Taylor & Francis
Other control number
  • 2888558
  • 10.1201/EBK1420075700
Other physical details
illustrations
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)664233744

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