Induced Seismicity at the UK "Hot Dry Rock" Test Site for Geothermal Energy Production

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Li, Xun; Main, Ian; Jupe, Andrew;
(2018)

In enhanced geothermal systems (EGS), fluid is injected at high pressure in order to stimulate fracturing and/or fluid flow through otherwise relatively impermeable underlying hot rocks to generate power and/or heat. The stimulation induces micro-earthquakes whose preci... View more
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