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Understanding social acceptance of geothermal energy: case study for Araucanía region, Chile
This research aims to explore public views and social attitudes toward the use of geothermal energy as a heating and electricity source in an area where the geothermal energy production technology has yet to be widely ...
Sustainable Alternatives for Tropical Island States, Proceedings.
(UWI. Centre for Environment and Development., 2011-09-06)
Seeks to demonstrate which new or renewable energy technologies are capable of being deployed in small island developing states so that they can meet as much of their energy needs as possible from these energy sources.
Thermodynamic evaluation of solar-geothermal hybrid power plants in northern Chile
A thermodynamic model was developed using Engineering Equation Solver (EES) to evaluate the performance of single and double-flash geothermal power plants assisted by a parabolic trough solar concentrating collector field, ...
ARSENIC SPECIATION IN SOLID PHASES OF GEOTHERMAL FIELDS
The fate of As in geothermal systems is controlled by the interaction of several geochemical and biological processes, such as dissolution, precipitation, dilution, volatilization, sorption, biomineralization, and biocatalysis. ...