Paul Brophy's Publications

Poux, B., Serrano, V., Brophy, P. (2012) Direct Use of Geothermal Water at the Solage Calistoga Resort, Napa County, California. Geothermal Resource Council Transactions, 36, 9p.

Poux, B., Brophy, P. (2012) Geothermal Exploration on the island of Montserrat, Caribbean. Geothermal Resource Council Transactions, 36, 13p.
Brophy, P., Nelson, G., Widiatmoko, Majumbar, R. (2011) The emerging geothermal development sector in Indonesia. Geothermal Resource Council Transactions, 35, 1159-1163

Brophy, P., M. Lippmann, P. Dobson, and B. Poux (Eds.), (2010), The Geysers Geothermal Field, Update 1990 – 2010, Geothermal Resources Council, Special Report No. 20 (237 pgs)

Brophy, P., Goff, S., & Goff, F. (2004). Environmental effects of geothermal power. In Encyclopedia of Life support Systems (EOLSS).  Website:

Brophy, P. (2003).  Geothermal exploration of La Soufriere, St Vincent, West Indies.  Transactions of the Geothermal Resources Council.

Brophy, P. (1997). Environmental advantages to the utilization of geothermal energy.  Renewable Energy, 10(2/3), 367-377.

Brophy, P. (1995). Environmental advantages for the development of geothermal resources for electrical power generation.  Presented to the United Nations Seminar on the Role of New and Renewable Sources of Energy in the Sustainable Development of Latin America and the Caribbean:  Santiago, Chile.

Brophy, P. (1995). Environmental and institutional framework for development of geothermal energy.  Presented to the Conference on Renewable Energy:  Lima, Peru.

Brophy, P. (1993). Environmental and regulatory constraints to development of low temperature geothermal system in California, USA.  Presented at International Symposium on Problems of Geothermal Energy Development:  St. Petersburg, Russia.

Brophy, P. (1990). Prospecting for hot water in a sedimentary basin:  Assessment of the low-temperature geothermal resource near Loma Linda, California.  Transactions of the Geothermal Resources Council, 14, 1465-1477.

Brophy, P., & Waff, H. (1986). Self-potential gradients, Coso geothermal field, California.  Transactions of the Geothermal Resources Council, 10, 211-216.

Brophy, P. (1985). Structure of the Coso geothermal field.  Presented to the Coso Magma Workshop:  U.S. Naval Weapons Center, China Lake, California.

Brophy, P. (1984). Structural analysis of pre-Cenozoic rocks, Coso Geothermal Area, California.  Transactions of the Geothermal Resources Council, 8, 409-415.