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Exploration for hot dry rock geothermal resources in the Midcontinent USA

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dc.contributor.author Hinze, William J.
dc.contributor.author Braile, L. W.
dc.contributor.author Von Frese, R.
dc.contributor.author Lidiak, E. G.
dc.contributor.author Denison, Rodger E.
dc.contributor.author Keller, G. Randy (George Randy), 1946-
dc.contributor.author Roy, Robert F.
dc.contributor.author Swanberg, Chandler A.
dc.contributor.author Aiken, Carlos L. V.
dc.contributor.author Morgan, P.
dc.contributor.author Gosnold, William D.
dc.coverage.spatial United States
dc.date.accessioned 2020-02-05T22:14:49Z
dc.date.available 2020-02-05T22:14:49Z
dc.date.issued 1986-02
dc.identifier.uri https://hdl.handle.net/20.500.11753/1411
dc.description.abstract Volume 1 consists of an introduction, a geologic overview of the Midcontinent, and data acquisition and evaluation. Volume 2 contains a section on conceptual models for hot dry rock geothermal exploration; local test site evaluations of geothermal prospects in western Nebraska, the Mississippi Embayment area, and southeastern Michigan; and studies related to the deep drill holes in northern Illinois. en
dc.description.statementofresponsibility W. J. Hinze, L. W. Braile, R. R. B. von Frese, E. G. Lidiak, R. E. Denison, G. R. Keller, R. F. Roy, C. A. Swanberg, C. L. V. Aiken, P. Morgan with contributions from W. D. Gosnold.
dc.description.tableofcontents Abstract -- Introduction -- Geologic overview -- Data acquisition and evaluation -- Heat-flow map of the united states based on silica geothermometry -- HDR midcontinent aeromagnetic index -- Hot dry rock conceptual models for exploration strategy -- HDR test site investigations -- The Illinois deep drill hole project -- Introduction to the Illinois deep hole project -- Petrology and physical properties of granites from the Illinois deep hole in Stephenson county -- Geological significance of surface gravity measurements in the vicinity of the Illinois deep drill holes.
dc.format.extent 2 volumes (viii, 153, viii, 130 pages)
dc.format.mimetype application/pdf
dc.language.iso en en
dc.publisher Los Alamos National Laboratory en
dc.relation.ispartofseries LPI contribution ; no. 527
dc.subject Geothermal well drilling en
dc.subject Geothermal resources--United States en
dc.title Exploration for hot dry rock geothermal resources in the Midcontinent USA en
dc.type Book en


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