English translation: (geothermal) energy well

Norwegian term or phrase:energibrønn
English translation:(geothermal) energy well
Entered by: Sven Petersson

14:49 Dec 21, 2012
Norwegian to English translations [PRO]
Science - Energy / Power Generation
Norwegian term or phrase: energibrønn
I'm sure that this is a pretty easy term to translate, but I'm unable to find a consistent translation in English. Any input you have would be appreciated. Source below:

"Energibrønner boret i fjell kan forsyne byggene med frikjøling om sommeren, og fungerer som energikilde for byggenes varmepumpeanlegg om vinteren."
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(geothermal) energy well
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Diarmuid Kennan



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Geothermal well


Diarmuid Kennan
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agree  Peter Smedskjaer-Stenland: Correct, but you should provide some terms for well types.
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(geothermal) energy well


    Reference: http://apps.leg.wa.gov/rcw/default.aspx?cite=78.60.030
    Reference: http://www.google.com/patents/US3967448
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