HotLime Case Study 1: Central Molasse Basin Upper Jurassic footwall geothermal reservoir

Results of mapping and assessment of the cross-border (DE-BW / DE-BY / AT) hydrothermal play in the Upper Jurassic carbonates beneath the central part of the North Alpine Molasse Basin (HotLime Case Study 1).
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Geoscientific information
GEMET - INSPIRE themes, version 1.0:
Spatial scope: GeoERA Keyword Thesaurus: European Geoscience Registry - Projects:
GeoERA - GeoEnergy
Geothermal base assessment
Upper Austria
Molasse Basin
8.586, 47.458, 13.684, 49.031
publication: 2021-06-30
Map sets, cross-sections and accompanied vocabulary of cross-border HotLime Case Study 1, jointly prepared by the Geological Survey Organisations in charge (LGRB, LfU, GBA), based on the available information within the respective country/region.
Bavarian Environment Agency (LfU)
Trust-held by LfU as the HotLime lead partner, , Germany
Role: point of contact

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Spatial information on the hydrothermal play underneath the Central Molasse Basin overlapping the territories of Baden-Wuerttemberg, Bavaria and Upper Austria: depth and thickness of reservoir, fault networks and temperature distribution at top of reservoir, calculated Heat-in-Place and facies distribution, supplemented by cross-sections and semantic web vocabularies.
Equivalent Scale: 1: 100000


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Bavarian Environment Agency (LfU)
Augsburg, Germany
Role: point of contact

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