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There are three geothermal systems that are commonly used: dry steam, flash steam, and binary cycle[1]. What are the efficiencies of the plants from best to least efficient?

I did a moderate amount of research on all three systems, but the only thing that I found on Google is the efficiency of geothermal as a whole. I could not find anything regarding the the efficiency of each individual one.

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closed as off-topic by Fred, Pont, daniel.neumann, bon, Jan Doggen Dec 15 '17 at 8:47

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  • $\begingroup$ Welcome to EarthScience.SE. Please clarify: did you do some initial research on your own on these three types of systems? $\endgroup$ – daniel.neumann Dec 14 '17 at 22:17
  • $\begingroup$ I did a moderate amount of research on all three systems, but the only thing that I find on Google is the efficiency of geothermal overall. The question that I have is the effeciency of each individual one. $\endgroup$ – Hypnos Stratagem Dec 15 '17 at 3:34
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    $\begingroup$ Are you asking about the thermal efficiency of economical efficiency e.g. kWh/$ ? $\endgroup$ – Communisty Dec 15 '17 at 7:49
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    $\begingroup$ This question is not about earth science. It's about a technology that utilizes geothermal energy and the efficiency of such technology. It is off topic here. It is more appropriate to SE Engineering. $\endgroup$ – Fred Dec 15 '17 at 7:59
  • $\begingroup$ It could happily be migrated to Sustainable Living or Engineering : @HypnosStratagem just flag it for mod attention, and ask for a migration $\endgroup$ – EnergyNumbers Dec 15 '17 at 12:54