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Table 2 Model parameters

From: Sustainable operation of geothermal power plants: why economics matters

Geophysical Technological Economic
Heat in place
    Reservoir volume
    Porosity
    Temperature
Recoverable heat
    Recovery factor
Recharge
    Convection/conduction
    Radioactive decay
    Compensation from surroundings
Extraction
    Average well productivity
    Production decline
Reservoir lifetime
Reinjection
Electricity conversion
Capacity factor
CAPEX
    Surface investment
    Subsurface investment
    Exploration
OPEX
    Operation
    Maintenance
Revenues
Interest rate
  1. CAPEX capital expenditures, OPEX operating expenditures