Technical Program

Wednesday, May 15 – Morning
Diversification of the Energy Industry and Geothermal
Room: Glen Room 208-209
Chairs: Svetlana Bidikhova & Tatyana Plaksina

Session Spotlight


Time Title
8:35 - 9:00 Hydrochemical Analysis of Lithium in the Williston Basin: Bakken and Frobisher Aquifers
Zachary L. Maurer, Benjamin J. Rostron, Osman Salad Hersi, Tsilavo Raharimahefa
9:00 - 9:25 Helium in Southern Saskatchewan: Accumulation and Geological Setting
Melinda Yurkowski
9:25 - 9:50 Geothermal resource characterization of the Middle Devonian Slave Point Formation at Clarke Lake Field, Fort Nelson, B.C., Canada
Evan D. Renaud, John A.W. Weissenberger, Nicholas B. Harris, Jonathan C. Banks
9:50 - 10:35


10:35 - 11:00 Techno-Economic Assessment of CAES Technologies in Enhanced Geothermal Systems (EGS) in Alberta
Hamid Rahmanifard, Tatyana Plaksina
11:00 - 11:25 Defining a Geo-model of the South Swan Hills Reef Complex for Geothermal Use, Swan Hills, Alberta
Christopher Noyahr, John A. Weissenberger, Nicholas B. Harris, Jonathan C. Banks
11:25 - 11:50 Kinetics of Anhydrite Precipitation from Carbonate Hosted Geothermal Reservoirs
Ashley K. Went, Jonathan C. Banks, Daniel S. Alessi
11:50 - 12:15 Analysis of Alberta Precambrian Basement core and modelling the fracture characteristics necessary for operating an Enhanced Geothermal System in the Alberta Precambrian Basement
Samuel D. Johnson, Jonathan C. Banks, Daniel S. Alessi

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