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Global Volcanism Program | Image GVP-08258

Steam plumes pour in 1998 from power plants of the Miravalles geothermal project, which began production in 1994 with an energy potential of 55 MW.  By 1996 the plant was estimated to provide about 10% of the electrical power of Costa Rica. Photo by Paul Kimberly, 1998 (Smithsonian Institution).

Steam plumes pour in 1998 from power plants of the Miravalles geothermal project, which began production in 1994 with an energy potential of 55 MW. By 1996 the plant was estimated to provide about 10% of the electrical power of Costa Rica.

Photo by Paul Kimberly, 1998 (Smithsonian Institution).


Miravalles