The Resource Geothermal energy : tapping the earth's heat, Allegro Productions (Firm), (evideo)

Geothermal energy : tapping the earth's heat, Allegro Productions (Firm), (evideo)

Label
Geothermal energy : tapping the earth's heat
Title
Geothermal energy
Title remainder
tapping the earth's heat
Statement of responsibility
Allegro Productions (Firm)
Title variation
Tapping the earth's heat
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
This Science Screen Report looks at a clean and renewable energy source that is steadily gaining scientific acceptance: hot dry rocks, otherwise known as enhanced geothermal systems. The program shows how masses of heated granite approximately 3 miles underground can be accessed with advanced drilling and computer imaging techniques, and how water forced through fissures in the granite can generate steam to produce electricity. A solid foundation for studying emerging alternatives to fossil fuels
Cataloging source
AzPhAEM
Characteristic
videorecording
Intended audience
9 & up
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Films on Demand
  • Allegro Productions (Firm)
  • Films for the Humanities & Sciences (Firm)
  • Films Media Group
Runtime
15
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Energy consumption
  • Energy development
  • Geology, Structural
  • Heat
  • Heat-engines
  • Natural resources
  • Power resources
  • Quantum theory
  • Thermodynamics
  • Earth
  • Earth
Technique
live action
Label
Geothermal energy : tapping the earth's heat, Allegro Productions (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=34428
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 30, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Accompanying material
instructional materials (online)
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Energy Fuels Civilization (1:23) -- Alternative Energy Sources (1:36) -- The Source of Geothermal Energy (2:05) -- Energy from Geothermal Reservoirs (1:36) -- Mining Heat from Rocks (2:46) -- Mining Heat from Rocks: Site Selection (4:11)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (15 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file +
Publisher number
34428
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100034428
  • 100034428
  • (OCoLC)709670133
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other
Label
Geothermal energy : tapping the earth's heat, Allegro Productions (Firm), (evideo)
Link
https://www.nclive.org/cgi-bin/nclsm?url=http://fod.infobase.com/PortalPlaylists.aspx?xtid=34428
Publication
Note
  • Encoded with permission for digital streaming by Films Media Group on Aug. 30, 2006
  • Films on Demand is distributed by Films Media Group for Films for the Humanities & Sciences, Cambridge Educational, Meridian Education, and Shopware
Accompanying material
instructional materials (online)
Antecedent source
unknown
Color
multicolored
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
Energy Fuels Civilization (1:23) -- Alternative Energy Sources (1:36) -- The Source of Geothermal Energy (2:05) -- Energy from Geothermal Reservoirs (1:36) -- Mining Heat from Rocks (2:46) -- Mining Heat from Rocks: Site Selection (4:11)
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 streaming video file (15 min.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access requires authentication through Films on Demand
Level of compression
unknown
Medium for sound
other
Other physical details
sd., col., digital file +
Publisher number
34428
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
sound
Sound on medium or separate
sound on medium
Specific material designation
  • remote
  • other
System control number
  • 100034428
  • 100034428
  • (OCoLC)709670133
System details
  • Mode of access: Internet
  • System requirements: FOD playback platform
Video recording format
other

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