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Thermal Springs and Geothermal Energy in the Qinghai-Tibetan Plateau and the Surroundings

  • Zhijie¬†Liao

Part of the Springer Hydrogeology book series (SPRINGERHYDRO)

About this book

Introduction

This book introduces readers to the rich and varied thermal springs of the Tibetan Plateau, which is steadily rising due to the collision of two continental plates. Readers will discover a wealth of information on boiling springs and hot springs, including their location and elevation, temperature, geological characteristics, and water chemical data, as well as tables on warm and tepid springs. Shedding new light on this vital supplement to hydroelectric resources in remote southwest China, the book will appeal to a broad relationship, from experts researching the Tibetan Plateau to companies specializing in geothermal exploration.

Keywords

Geothermal Manifestation Assessment of Geothermal Resources Hot Springs in China Geothermal Exploration Qingzang Renewable Energy Hot Springs

Authors and affiliations

  • Zhijie¬†Liao
    • 1
  1. 1.International Geothermal AssociationBeijingChina

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-981-10-3485-5
  • Copyright Information Higher Education Press and Springer Nature Singapore Pte Ltd. 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Singapore
  • eBook Packages Earth and Environmental Science
  • Print ISBN 978-981-10-3484-8
  • Online ISBN 978-981-10-3485-5
  • Series Print ISSN 2364-6454
  • Series Online ISSN 2364-6462
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