Key References

Alexander, E.M., 2004. Geothermal energy exploration in South Australia. MESA Journal, 34:4-6.

Armstrong, B.T. and Rahman, S.S., 2004. Water issues for hot dry rock geothermal power generation at Moomba. In: Boult, P.J., Johns, D.R. and Lang, S.C. (Eds), PESA’s Eastern Australasian Basin Symposium II, Adelaide 2004. Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication, pp. 441-446. Use this link for information on the symposium and to purchase the publication.

Australian Journal of Mining, 2006. 2nd Annual Hot Rock Energy Conference, Adelaide, 2006. Papers. Australian Journal of Mining. Use this link for information on the conference and to purchase the papers.

Centre for International Economics, 2006. Evaluation of Australia’s HFR geothermal energy industry: synopsis. Prepared for Geodynamics Limited. Primary Industries and Resources South Australia, viewed 12 December 2006, (CIE Hot Rock Synopsis).

Goldstein, B.A. and Hill, A.J., 2007. Australian Geothermal Implementing Agreement Annual Report – 2006.

Hillis, R., Hand, M., Mildren, S., Morton, J., Reid, P. and Reynolds, S., 2004. Hot dry rock geothermal exploration in Australia. Application of the in situ stress field to hot dry rock geothermal energy in the Cooper Basin. In: Boult, P.J., Johns, D.R. and Lang, S.C. (Eds), PESA’s Eastern Australasian Basin Symposium II, Adelaide 2004. Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication, pp. 413-721. Use this link for information on the symposium and to purchase the publication.

Holdgate, F. and Chopra, P., 2004. New temperature maps of the Australian crust. Preview, 109:24-25.

Hunt, S.P. and Morelli, 2006. Cooper Basin HDR hazard evaluation: Predictive modeling of local stress changes due to HFR geothermal energy operations in South Australia . PIRSA RB 2006/16, unpublished.

Neumann, N., Sandiford, M. and Foden, J., 2000. Regional geochemistry and continental heat flow; implications for the origin of the South Australian heat flow anomaly. Earth and Planetary Science Letters, 183:107-120.

Morton, J.G.G., 2000. Geothermal energy (hot dry rock) exploration opportunities in South Australia — Blocks HDR2000-A to C (Nappamerri Trough region). South Australia. Department of Primary Industries and Resources. Petroleum Exploration Data Package, 9 (unpublished).

Reynolds, S.D., Mildren, S.D., Hillis, R.R. and Meyer, J.J., 2004. Application of the in situ stress field to hot dry rock geothermal energy in the Cooper Basin. In: Boult, P.J., Johns, D.R. and Lang, S.C. (Eds), PESA’s Eastern Australasian Basin Symposium II, Adelaide 2004. Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication, pp. 431-440. Use this link for information on the symposium and to purchase the publication.

Rybach, L. and Mongillo, M., 2006. Geothermal sustainability – A review with identified research needs. GRC Transactions, 30:1083-1090.

Wyborn, D., De Graaf, L., Davidson, S. and Hann, S., 2004. Development of Australia’s first hot fractured rock (HFR) underground heat exchanger, Cooper Basin, South Australia. In: Boult, P.J., Johns, D.R. and Lang, S.C. (Eds), PESA’s Eastern Australasian Basin Symposium II, Adelaide 2004. Petroleum Exploration Society of Australia. Special Publication, pp. 423-430. Use this link for information on the symposium and to purchase the publication.