publication . Article . 2006

Geothermal resources in China

K. S. An; S. Y. Huang;
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  • Published: 01 Nov 2006 Journal: Geothermics, volume 11, pages 281-285 (issn: 0375-6505, Copyright policy)
  • Publisher: Elsevier BV
Abstract
The present paper deals mainly with the distribution features, briefly describes the geology in the three geothermal fields of different types in Beijing, Yangbajing of Xizang (Tibet), and Dengwu of Guangdong, and finally gives on account of the development and utilization of geothermal resources. Up to now, more, than 2,500 geothermal water points (including hot springs, hot-water wells, and hot water in mines) have been found. Four major geothermal zones and three basic types of geothermal resources can be preliminarily divided. In China, geothermal resources have been used for the purposes of power generating, industry and agriculture, medical treatment, etc....
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free text keywords: Geotechnical Engineering and Engineering Geology, Renewable Energy, Sustainability and the Environment, Geology, Geotechnical engineering, Earth science, China, Geothermal gradient, Ocean Engineering, Medical treatment, Geothermal water, Beijing, Petroleum engineering, Sketch map, Physical geography, Chemistry, Chemical technology, TP1-1185, Energy industries. Energy policy. Fuel trade, HD9502-9502.5
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publication . Article . 2006

Geothermal resources in China

K. S. An; S. Y. Huang;