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Title: Recommendations report for the platanares geothermal site, Department of Copan, Honduras. Reporte de recomendaciones para el sitio geotermico de platanares, Departamento de Copan, Honduras (in EN;SP)

Recommendations report for the platanares geothermal site, Department of Copan, Honduras. Reporte de recomendaciones para el sitio geotermico de platanares, Departamento de Copan, Honduras A geothermal assessment of six previously identified sites in Honduras has been conducted by a team comprised of staff from the Los Alamos National Laboratory, the US Geological Survey, and the Empresa Nacional de Energia Electrica. The application of both reconnaissance and detailed scale techniques lead to the selection of Platanares in the Department of Copan as the highest potential site. Additional work resulted in the completion of a prefeasibility study at Platanares. We present here a tabulation of the work completed and short summaries of the results from these technical studies. We also present a brief model of the geothermal system and recommendations for additional feasibility work. Both English and Spanish versions of this report are provided in the same document. 18 figs., 5 tabs.
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OSTI Identifier:OSTI ID: 6629422
Report Number(s):LA-11410-MS
ON: DE89003847
DOE Contract Number:W-7405-ENG-36
Resource Type:Technical Report
Resource Relation:Other Information: Portions of this document are illegible in microfiche products
Research Org:Los Alamos National Lab., NM (USA)
Country of Publication:United States
Language:EN;SP
Subject: 15 GEOTHERMAL ENERGY; GEOTHERMAL FIELDS; EVALUATION; COMPILED DATA; DRILL CORES; GEOCHEMISTRY; GEOLOGY; HONDURAS; CENTRAL AMERICA; CHEMISTRY; DATA; DEVELOPING COUNTRIES; INFORMATION; LATIN AMERICA; NUMERICAL DATA Geothermal Legacy