TITLE

ALASKA GEOTHERMAL POWER

AUTHOR(S)
BONHAM COLBY, NICOLE A.
PUB. DATE
October 2012
SOURCE
Alaska Business Monthly;Oct2012, Vol. 28 Issue 10, p36
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on geothermal resources which are present across the Pacific Rim near Alaska that includes active and dormant volcanoes, and hot springs. It informs that energy from natural geothermal resources have several uses in commercial and industrial sectors including power generation, geothermal heat pump efforts, and used for therapeutic treatment. It also informs about Chena Hot Springs Resort in Alaska that uses natural geothermal resource to meet its electrical requirements.
ACCESSION #
82832895

 

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