Geothermal play fairway analysis of potential geothermal resources in NE California, NW Nevada, and Southern Oregon: A transition between extension-hosted and volcanically-hosted geothermal fields

J. S. McClain, Patrick Dobson, Carolyn Cantwell, Mark Conrad, Colin Ferguson, Andrew Fowler, Erika Gasperikova, William Glassley, Samuel Hawkes, Peter Schiffman, Drew Siler, Nicolas Spycher, Craig Ulrich, Yingqi Zhang, Robert Zierenberg

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Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationGeothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting, GRC 2015 - Geothermal
Subtitle of host publicationAlways On
PublisherGeothermal Resources Council
Number of pages4
ISBN (Electronic)9781510817241
StatePublished - 2015
Event39th Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting - Geothermal: Always On, GRC 2015 - Reno, United States
Duration: Sep 20 2015Sep 23 2015

Publication series

NameTransactions - Geothermal Resources Council
ISSN (Print)0193-5933


Other39th Geothermal Resources Council Annual Meeting - Geothermal: Always On, GRC 2015
Country/TerritoryUnited States

Bibliographical note

Funding Information:
Acknowledgments This work was supported by U.S. Department of Energy award EE-0006734 to UC Davis and funding by the Assistant Secretary for Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, Geothermal Technologies Program, of the U.S. Department under the U.S. Department of Energy Contract No. DE-AC02-05CH11231 with Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory.


  • Exploration
  • Geothermal resource assessment
  • Play fairway analysis
  • Surprise valley

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