Environmental Impacts and Benefits of Using Geothermal Energy

Office of Energy Efficiency and Renewable Energy, US Department of Energy

This website by the US Department of Energy describes how the production of geothermal energy can meet clean air, water quality and conservation standards, as well as minimize land use, environmental impacts and solid waste production. There is also a table of environmental regulations governing geothermal energy development.

Subject: Environmental Science:Energy:Renewable & Alternative Energy
Resource Type: Scientific Resources:Overview/Reference Work
Theme: Teach the Earth:Course Topics:Environmental Science