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Use of data
The use of data and statements in publications, expertises, research papers etc. is permitted provided that the authorship is acknowledged by following citations:
  • GeotIS: Geothermal Potentials
    AGEMAR, T., ALTEN, J., GANZ, B., KUDER, J., KUEHNE, K., SCHUMACHER, S. & SCHULZ, R. (2014): The Geothermal Information System for Germany - GeotIS – ZDGG vol. 165 no. 2, p. 129–144
  • GeotIS: Geothermal Installations
    AGEMAR, T., WEBER, J. & SCHULZ, R. (2014): Deep Geothermal Energy Production in Germany – Energies 2014 Volume 7 Issue 7, p. 4397–4416
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