Geothermal energy. By: Ariana and Brianna. What is geothermal energy?. The word geothermal comes from the Greek words “geo” (earth) and “ therme ” (heat) Geothermal energy is thermal energy from the Earth
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By: Ariana and Brianna
The center of the
Earth is believed to
be 5,500 degrees
Celcius. Almost as
hot as the surface of
Volcanic activity occurring around the Pacific rim
Hot rocks underground heats water in the Earth. The water turns to steam. The steam drives the turbines which drives the electric generators.
The three main uses of geothermal energy:
We can use geothermal energy for: