Seismic Monitoring at Different Stages of Deep Geothermal Sites in the Upper Rhine Graben
V. Maurer, A. Richard and N. Cuenot
Event name: First EAGE/IGA/DGMK Joint Workshop on Deep Geothermal Energy
Session: New Approaches, Drilling and Risks
Publication date: 08 November 2018
Info: Abstract, PDF ( 256.99Kb )
The induced seismicity recently observed in Rittershoffen and in Soultz-sous-Forêts highlights the need to perform a seismic monitoring, even during the exploitation phase of power plants, which is now explicitly required by the French mining authorities for getting the exploitation license.