El Paso County Geothermal Project at Fort Bliss
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DOE Geothermal Peer Review 2010 - Presentation. Project objective: Determine if, and where, economically viable low temperature geothermal resources might exist in the McGregor test area or if necessary at other lesser known sites that exist on the Fort Bliss Military Reservation and to determine at what location they can be best accessed without compromising the tactical and strategic missions of Fort Bliss. Determine if identified resources have adequate temperatures and flow rates/volumes to justify development at any scale, with an eye toward the 20 megawatt target identified. Over base need: 45 megawatts.