Geothermia - Chaudes-Aigues (Cantal), France
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member RakeInTheCache
N 44° 51.210 E 003° 00.179
31T E 500235 N 4966676
Quick Description: [FR] Geothermia a pour vocation de faire comprendre au plus grand nombre la géothermie. [EN] The mission of Geothermia is to educate the largest number about geothermal energy.
Location: Auvergne-Rhône-Alpes, France
Date Posted: 6/8/2018 10:41:14 AM
Waymark Code: WMYF4Z
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member lumbricus
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Long Description:
[FR] De son utilisation à Chaudes-Aigues dès le XIVe siècle jusqu'à son exploitation dans le monde, la géothermie présente en effet de grandes singularités.

Phénomène et énergie naturelle, les potentialités de la géothermie sont utilisées dans de nombreux domaines.
Les différentes salles du musée relatent donc l'histoire de cette énergie et de ses différentes utilisations, des sous-sols terrestres jusque dans l'espace.

[EN] If Géothermia is unique in France, it is because it is in Chaudes-Aigues and nowhere else that chose to spring naturally the hottest waters of Europe (82°C). From the ancestral use of waters by the inhabitants, the visitor is invited to an initiatory journey in the discovery of the Geothermal science, an energy that the man knew how to use well before the coal, the oil or nuclear power. Balneology and oceanic gaps. On 3 levels, Géothermia reveals the mystery of the hot springs, tells the story of thermal waters and their benefactions, Roman thermal baths, Italian-style geothermal science. It invites you aboard the Nautilus... Among others!
Name: Geothermia

Location/Address:
5 quartier du Par
Chaudes-Aigues , France


Type/Specialty: Geothermal Energy

Theater: Yes

Admission Fee: €2.80

Gift Shop: no

Telephone Number: Not listed

Web Site: Not listed

Agency/Ownership: Not listed

Educational programs: Not listed

Hours of operation: Not listed

Cafe/Restaurant: Not listed

Other Features: Not listed

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