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Title: Imperial County geothermal development. Quarterly report, April 1, 1980-June 30, 1981

Three areas are reported: Geothermal Administration, Geothermal Planning; and other Geothermal Activities. Geothermal Administration addresses the status of the Imperial Valley Environmental Project (IVEP) transfer, update of the Geothermal Resource Center, and findings of Geothermal field inspections. Field inspections will cover the four new wells drilled by Magma at the Salton Sea in preparation for 28 MW power plant, the progress at Sperry at East Mesa, and the two on-line power plants in East Mesa and North Brawley. Evaluation of cooperative efforts will cover the Geothermal Subsidence Detection Network Resurvey, Master EIR for the Salton Sea and the Annual Imperial County Geothermal meeting. The status of Geothermal development throughout the County will cover existing proposed facilities. The summary of the Geothermal meeting (Appendix A) will also provide the status of several projects. Geothermal Planning addresses the EIR Notice of Exemption from CEQA, progress on the Master EIR for the Salton Sea, and the EIR for Phillips Petroleum for 6 exploratory wells in the Truckhaven area. Other Geothermal Activity addresses the Department of Energy Region IX meeting hosted by Imperial County, the Annual Imperial County Geothermal meeting, Class II-1 geothermal hazardous waste disposal siting study, and Imperial County Geothermal Direct Heatmore » Study.« less
Publication Date:
OSTI Identifier:
6334237
Report Number(s):
DOE/ET/27196-T3
ON: DE81027116
DOE Contract Number:
FC03-79ET27196
Resource Type:
Technical Report
Research Org:
Imperial, County of, El Centro, CA (USA). Dept. of Public Works
Country of Publication:
United States
Language:
English
Subject:
15 GEOTHERMAL ENERGY; GEOTHERMAL RESOURCES; ENVIRONMENTAL IMPACTS; RESOURCE DEVELOPMENT; IMPERIAL VALLEY; EAST MESA GEOTHERMAL FIELD; GEOTHERMAL HEATING; GEOTHERMAL POWER PLANTS; GROUND SUBSIDENCE; MEETINGS; SALTON SEA GEOTHERMAL FIELD; WASTE DISPOSAL; WELL DRILLING; CALIFORNIA; DRILLING; GEOTHERMAL FIELDS; HEATING; MANAGEMENT; NORTH AMERICA; POWER PLANTS; RESOURCES; THERMAL POWER PLANTS; USA; WASTE MANAGEMENT; WESTERN REGION Geothermal Legacy 150101* -- Geothermal Energy-- Resources & Availability-- USA-- (-1989); 150600 -- Geothermal Energy-- Environmental Aspects