Photo: Geothermal power plant in Reykjavik, IcelandI am not for or against the new geothermal energy project being researched in Dominica. I am just sharing information I researched; for your information I list the links below.

Geothermal Power coming to Soufriere

Introduction to Geothermal Energy

Geothermal Power Facts

While cleaner than fossil fuels, man-made steam faces its own environmental concerns, primarily the threat of small, man-made earthquakes. In 2006, a quake shook Basel, Switzerland (map), amid drilling and underground rock-cracking for an enhanced geothermal system there. The quake forced that project to shut down, and its sponsor had to make millions of dollars in payments for damaged buildings.

Geothermal Energy Effects on the Environment

Geothermal Project in California is Shut Down

How does Geothermal Drilling Cause Earthquakes

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