Conceptual Model At Dixie Valley Geothermal Area (Parchman, Et Al., 1981)

Jump to: navigation, search
GEOTHERMAL ENERGYGeothermal Home

Exploration Activity: Conceptual Model At Dixie Valley Geothermal Area (Parchman, Et Al., 1981)

Exploration Activity Details
Location Dixie Valley Geothermal Area
Exploration Technique Conceptual Model
Activity Date 1981 - 1981

Usefulness not useful
DOE-funding Unknown

 
Exploration Basis
Conceptual models are the basis of any exploration or development activities. Many Conceptual models of Dixie Valley have been made and they have been evolving and becoming more complex over the years.
 
Notes
In a Report published by SUNEDCO, the company that discovered the geothermal field, a model is shown with inaccurate thicknesses and depths of formations. It is speculated that due to the highly competitive drive for multiple companies to develop a power plant in Dixie Valley, bad information was purposely being spread.


Additional References