GEOTHERMAL- Frequently Asked Questions

2 of 7 questions
– Why has there not been greater development of U.S. geothermal capacity?
– Does technology exist to extend reservoir life?

Hot springs in Steamboat Springs area  photo credit-Sierra Pacific nrel 7215

3 of 11 questions
– What are the environmental Impacts of using geothermal energy?
– Where is geothermal available?
– What are the benefits of using geothermal energy?

Castle geyser at Yellowstone National Park  photo credit-Joel Renner nrel 5423