TITLE

EXECUTIVE SUMMARY

PUB. DATE
January 2003
SOURCE
Geothermal Generation Report;2003, Vol. 1, p4
SOURCE TYPE
Market Research Report
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Provides information about geothermal power. Sources of geothermal energy; Uses of geothermal power; Countries with substantial geothermal power production capacity; Technologies for generating electricity from geothermal energy.
ACCESSION #
17752837

 

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