A Decade of Geothermal Development in the United States, 1974-1984: A Federal Perspective, Part 1

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Author: Bob Blackett, Jim Satrape, Gene Beeland
Description:Editor's Note: This article was prepared and published in the Progress Monitor by the Meridian Corporation of Falls Church, VA under a contract with the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE). It recaps and underscores the positive development that has taken place in both research and field development in the U.S. Geothermal Community from 1974 to 1984. Because of the size of the volume, it will be run in the BULLETIN in three parts. This is part one. 1974 was a banner year for geothermal energy in the United States. Three events of major significance took place that in 1984 provided the baseline for measuring progress in the development of this resource.
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Organization Name: Nevada Bureau of Mines and Geology
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