Definition: Enhanced Geothermal Systems

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Enhanced Geothermal Systems

Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) are human engineered hydrothermal reservoirs developed for commercial use as an alternative to naturally occurring hydrothermal reservoirs, which are not known to be abundant.[1]

Wikipedia Definition


Also Known As
EGS, Engineered Geothermal Systems


References
  1. http://www1.eere.energy.gov/geothermal/enhanced_systems.html