A Geothermal electric and nonelectric research facility utilizing the HGP-A well on the island of Hawaii : a proposal to Energy Research and Development Administration, Division of Geothermal Research

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Description:Technical. This proposal to the Geothermal Division of ERDA for a geothermal research station on the island of Hawaii (Figure 2-1) is directed toward the utilization of geothermal resources for research that will benefit the entire geothermal community. Project support, to date, has been ERDA, the State and County of Hawaii, the National Science Foundation, Water Resources International, Hawaiian Electric Company, and other public and private groups. ERDA has provided 60% of the resources required to drill and test a 6450-feet-deep geothermal well (designated HGP-A) that produces high quality steam at a rate, temperature, and pressure equivalent to approximately 4 megawatts of electrical power. For more information on this resource, please see the link provided.
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Distributor Contact Information
Name: Beth Tillinghast
Organization Name: Missing
Street: Hamilton Library
City: Honolulu
State: HI
Zip: 96822
Phone: (808) 956-6130
Geographic Extent
North Bounding Latitude: 20.6205838544
South Bounding Latitude: 18.4672447295
East Bounding Longitude: -154.523261585
West Bounding Longitude: -156.500800647