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ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT REPORT OF GEOTHERMAL ENERGY DEVELOPMENT

@inproceedings{Sahzabi2010ENVIRONMENTALIA,
  title={ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACT ASSESSMENT REPORT OF GEOTHERMAL ENERGY DEVELOPMENT},
  author={Hossein Yousefi Sahzabi and Sachio Ehara},
  year={2010}
}
Geothermal energy is often considered as one of green, renewable and alternative energy resources to fossil fuels for the supply of clean energy for the future. Geothermal energy is accepted as being an environmentally benign energy source, particularly when compared to fossil fuel energy sources. Geothermal fields contain heated fluids trapped beneath the earth, but the geological, physical and chemical characteristics of the geothermal resource can vary significantly at different sites. When… 

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