Updated U.S. Geothermal Supply Characterization and Representation for Market Penetration Model Input

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Geothermal Technologies Program (GTP) tasked the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) with conducting the annual geothermal supply curve update. This report documents the approach taken to identify geothermal resources, determine the electrical producing potential of these resources, and estimate the levelized cost of electricity (LCOE), capital costs, and operating and maintenance costs from these geothermal resources at present and future timeframes under various GTP funding levels. Finally, this report discusses the resulting supply curve representation and how improvements can be made to future supply curve updates.

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Augustine, C. October 1, 2011.

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The U.S. Department of Energy (DOE) Geothermal Technologies Program (GTP) tasked the National Renewable Energy Laboratory (NREL) with conducting the annual geothermal supply curve update. This report documents the approach taken to identify geothermal resources, determine the electrical producing potential of these resources, and estimate the levelized cost of electricity (LCOE), capital costs, and operating and maintenance costs from these geothermal resources at present and future timeframes under various GTP funding levels. Finally, this report discusses the resulting supply curve representation and how improvements can be made to future supply curve updates.

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  • Report No.: NREL/TP-6A2-47459
  • Grant Number: AC36-08GO28308
  • DOI: 10.2172/1027673 | External Link
  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 1027673
  • Archival Resource Key: ark:/67531/metadc829393

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Augustine, C. Updated U.S. Geothermal Supply Characterization and Representation for Market Penetration Model Input, report, October 1, 2011; Golden, Colorado. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc829393/: accessed December 13, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.