How can geothermal energy be converted to electricity?

1 Answer

Stream/hot water from the well is sent to a flash tank,The steam drives the turbine to rotate generator which produce electrical power.


The condensate from steam is pumped back to the Geo thhermal well.enter image source here
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This is a simple explanation..Actually many more equipment like cooling towers, pumps etc are involved.

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