Unformatted text preview: over long distances, & used in a variety of ways, while heat can only be used locally in limited applications 3. What causes geothermal heat? The radioactive decay of thorium 232, uranium 238, and potassium 40 4. 4 major geothermal plant types? Dry Steam, Single flash steam plant, binary cycle plant, double flash plant 5. What country had the most Geothermal energy in 2000? USA 6. 3 important features of a geothermal resource? An aquifer, a cap rock, & a heat source...
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- Fall '09
- Uranium, Geothermal power, geothermal heat, geothermal central heating/cooling, major geothermal plant