Utah FORGE will introduce one geothermal vocabulary every week to help you better understand geothermal energy and our project. Stay connected with our Twitter and Facebook to keep up to date with our Word of the Week!

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Convection

Conduction

INSAR

DAS

DFIT

Scale

Shear Fracture

Proppant

Hydraulic Fracture

Perforation

Lost Circulation

Piezometric Surface

Well Logging

Numerical Modeling

Spudding In

Heat Mining

Directional Drilling

Well Casing

Drill Bit

Microseismicity

Unconformity

Silica Sinter

Granitoid

Zonal Isolation

Binary Cycle Power Plant

Stimulation

Enhanced Geothermal System

Renewable Energy

Watt

Enthalpy

Geothermal Reservoir

Hydrothermal System

Hot Springs

Conventional Geothermal Resource

Flash Steam Power Plant

Direct Use

Heat Pump