Electricity and Heat Generation from Geothermal Energy
Geothermal (meaning geo-earth, thermal-heat) is the hot water, steam and gas containing chemicals, created by the heat accumulated at various depths of the earth’s crust. Geothermal energy includes the use of these geothermal resources and the energy they generate directly or indirectly. Geothermal energy is a new, renewable, sustainable, inexhaustible, cheap, reliable, environmentally friendly, domestic and green primary energy source. Hot dry rocks without water are also a source of geothermal energy.
Geothermal Energy Advantages
-It is a renewable, sustainable inexhaustible type of energy.
-It is clean and environmentally friendly.
-It can be used as base load plants in electricity generation as it can produce stable 24/7.
-The land requirement is minimal compared to other renewable energy sources.
-It can be commissioned easily and quickly within 6 months to 1 year and can be designed modularly.
-There is no risk of fire or explosion.