Definition: Geothermal energy

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Geothermal energy

Geothermal energy is heat extracted from the Earth ( Geo (Earth) + thermal (heat) )[1]

Wikipedia Definition

Reegle Definition

Also known as geothermal power. Heat that is stored inside the earth is transformed into electrical energy by geothermal power plants. This form of energy is considered to be cost-effective, reliable and friendly to the environment.



Related Terms
Geothermal Direct UseEnhanced Geothermal Systemsenergythermal energyheatbioenergy
References
  1. Idaho National Laboratory: What is Geothermal Energy