浅谈分布式井口地热电站在肯尼亚Olkaria地区的应用A Brief Introduction on Distributed Geothermal Wellhead Power Plants at Olkaria Area in Kenya

Abstract: This paper analyzed the feature of energy structures and current status of renewable energy de-velopment in Kenya. The characteristics of geothermal resource at Olkaria area were elaborated. A comparative study has been conducted on the technical differences between the central power plants and wellhead power plants. It was pointed out that the wellhead geothermal power plants were more suitable for the geothermal energy development at Olkaria in Kenya. This paper pro-vides a scientific reference for the optimum selection of geothermal power production mode.

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