Definition: Production Wells

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Production Wells

A well drilled with the primary purpose of bringing geothermal water and steam to the surface for commercial utilization.[1]




References
  1. http://cce.cornell.edu/EnergyClimateChange/NaturalGasDev/Documents/CHEME%206666%20Lecture%20Series-2011/CHEME%206666_07_Drilling%20Lecture.pdf


The term Development Well has slightly different definitions in the various Federal and State statues and regulations.