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Abstract

The Mont Dore region has been studied in several C.E.C. research contracts. It is possible that this old Caldera harbours high enthalpy geothermal energy. This report deals with the consequence and technicalities of a possible drilling. The following headings are discussed: Drilling the geothermal hole - site selection and environmental impact - drilling (programme, rig, tubing and cementation) - well head - drilling mud - material choice - drilling deviation control - different loggings Testing the well - testing equipment - stimulation - well head modifications - testing programmes - interpretation

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Authors: FAGE J, SOCIETE NATIONALE ELF-AQUITAINE, COURBEVOIE (FRANCE);MESSINES J P SOCIETE NATIONALE ELF-AQUITAINE, COURBEVOIE (FRANCE), SOCIETE NATIONALE ELF-AQUITAINE, COURBEVOIE (FRANCE)
Bibliographic Reference: EUR 8317 FR (1984) MF, 24 P., BFR 120, EUROFFICE, LUXEMBOURG, POB 1003.
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Record Number: 1989122035400 / Last updated on: 1987-01-01
Category: PUBLICATION
Available languages: fr