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A viable eco-friendly solution to meet India’s growing energy needsNormal access

Author: S.K. Sharma
Event name: EAGE-HAGI 1st Asia Pacific Meeting on Near Surface Geoscience and Engineering
Session: Session 7 : Geothermal
Publication date: 09 April 2018
DOI: 10.3997/2214-4609.201800400
Organisations: EAGE
Language: English
Info: Extended abstract, PDF ( 191.42Kb )
Price: € 20

Geothermal reservoirs in India are of low to medium enthalpy type where surface temperatures vary from 80 to 105°C thus requiring a Binary Power Plant to convert their geothermal energy into electricity. Such generation of electricity through geothermal resource is preferable due to its eco-friendly nature whereas much environmental hazards are associated with the coal and nuclear projects.

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