Kōrero: Geothermal energy

Geothermal fields in the Taupō volcanic zone

Geothermal fields in the Taupō volcanic zone

This map shows the major geothermal fields in the Taupō volcanic zone. The inset map shows the location of Ngāwhā, the only major geothermal field outside the volcanic zone.

Using this item

Te Ara - The Encyclopedia of New Zealand

This item has been provided for private study purposes (such as school projects, family and local history research) and any published reproduction (print or electronic) may infringe copyright law. It is the responsibility of the user of any material to obtain clearance from the copyright holder.

All images & media in this story

Me pēnei te tohu i te whārangi:

Carol Stewart, 'Geothermal energy - Heat from the earth', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/mi/map/5418/geothermal-fields-in-the-taupo-volcanic-zone (accessed 16 September 2019)

Story by Carol Stewart, published 12 Jun 2006