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Featured article: Quantification of the effect of gas–water–equilibria on carbonate precipitation

Zacherl and Baumann tackle the problem of scaling in pipes and surface level installations, which affect operation costs in geothermal systems. In this work, they seek to improve quantitative predictions of carbonate precipitation through this addition to experimental data as well as a model framework to simulate stripping processes in geothermal systems. To see their findings, click on the link. 

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The geothermal resources in the Tibetan Plateau and its surrounding areas
Geothermal Energy
Edited by: Ji Dor, Leon Bagas, Rui Cao and Zhonghe Pang
Published: 11 January 2024

Geothermal Fluid Properties at Extreme Conditions
Geothermal Energy
Edited by: Alper Baba, Harald Milsch and Simona Regenspurg
Published: 21 December 2023

On the future development of superhot and supercritical geothermal systems
Geothermal Energy
Edited by: Egbert Jolie, Hiroshi Asanuma and Guðmundur Ómar Friðleifsson
Published: 15 February 2021

From Exploration to Operation - Research Developments in Deep Geothermal Energy
Geothermal Energy
Edited by: Alexandra Kushnir and Markus Loewer
Published: 3 July 2019

Integrative Approaches in Deep Geothermal Science
Geothermal Energy
Edited by: Carola Meller and Emmanuel Gaucher
Published: 2 June 2018

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Geothermal Energy – Science, Society and Technology focuses on fundamental and applied research needed to deploy technologies for developing and integrating geothermal energy as one key element in the future energy portfolio. Contributions include geological, geophysical, and geochemical studies, exploration of geothermal fields, reservoir characterization and modeling, development of productivity-enhancing methods, and approaches to achieve robust and economic plant operation. Geothermal EnergyScience, Society and Technology serves to examine the interaction of individual system components while taking the whole process into account, from the development of the reservoir to the economic provision of geothermal energy.

Geothermal Energy & Geothermal Energy Science merger

Geothermal Energy merged with the open-access journal Geothermal Energy Science on 1 July 2017. For previous articles published in Geothermal Energy Science please visit the homepage.

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