exploration geothermal

Bubbling mud, geysers and hot pools are good indicators of geothermal activity at the surface, but what is going on underground?

Exploration methods

  • Areas are explored, analysed and mapped
  • Geological, geophysical and geochemical data are combined
  • Field models are developed
  • Geothermal potential is assessed
  • Drilling sites are identified

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