To promote student participation in the development of a public geothermal resource;
To aid students in gaining research skills;
To support geothermal energy education amongst universities.
Only registered participants will be eligible to submit case studies for evaluation. All submissions must be complete, formatted appropriately, and submitted by the respective deadlines to qualify.
Final report due 5/15/2014.
This challenge includes multiple interim deliverables. Student groups must meet all deadlines to be eligible to win.
Professors, register your spring course for participation by 2/7/2014.
Students, register your team by 3/7/2014.
Each student group will chose a geothermal resource area to be the subject of their case study submission. A map and list of geothermal areas is available to aid in selection.
Each submission will cover a range of topics, including a history of exploration and development activities, a summary of geothermal reservoir properties, and details of thermal fluid utilization.
The Geothermal Case Study Challenge team is here to help. Contact us via e-mail with comments, questions or concerns, or follow us on twitter at #GeothermalChallenge.