Natural resource economic implications of geothermal area use

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Large-scale use of geothermal energy is likely to result in depletion of natural resources that support both biodiversity and other human uses. Most of the problems could be averted with competent planning and adherence to agreed conditions, but they commonly develop because they are not perceived to be directly geothermal in origin and hence are not taken into account adequately. Some of the implications of such issues are discussed below, with particular reference to countries where all or most resources are held under traditional principals of custom ownership.

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Darby, d'E Charles January 28, 1993.

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Large-scale use of geothermal energy is likely to result in depletion of natural resources that support both biodiversity and other human uses. Most of the problems could be averted with competent planning and adherence to agreed conditions, but they commonly develop because they are not perceived to be directly geothermal in origin and hence are not taken into account adequately. Some of the implications of such issues are discussed below, with particular reference to countries where all or most resources are held under traditional principals of custom ownership.

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  • Proceedings, eighteenth workshop on geothemal reservoir engineering, Stanford University, Stanford, CA, January 26-28, 1993

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  • Office of Scientific & Technical Information Report Number: 888874
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Darby, d'E Charles. Natural resource economic implications of geothermal area use, article, January 28, 1993; (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc875570/: accessed August 19, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; crediting UNT Libraries Government Documents Department.