BritGeothermal Publications


    Younger, P.L. (2014) "Missing a trick in geothermal exploration". Nature Geoscience, 7, p479-480

    BritGeothermal publications


    Birks, D, Whittall, S, Savill, I, Younger, P L, and Parkin, G. 2013. Groundwater cooling of a large building using a shallow alluvial aquifer in central London. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 46 (2), p189–202.

    Westaway, R, and Younger, P L. 2013. Accounting for palaeoclimate and topography: a rigorous approach to correction of the British geothermal dataset. Geothermics, 48, p31–51.

    Younger, P L. 2013. Deep geothermal: the Newcastle science central borehole. Geothermal Association of Ireland Newsletter, 21, p9–13.


    Gluyas, J G, and Younger, P. 2012. Getting into hot water: the geothermal potential of NE England. Yorkshire Geological Society Circular, 570, p8.

    Green, P F, Westaway, R, Manning, D A C, and Younger, P L. 2012. Cenozoic cooling and denudation in the North Pennines (northern England, UK) constrained by apatite fission-track analysis of cuttings from the Eastgate Borehole. Proceedings of the Geologists’ Association, 123 (3), p450–463.

    Younger, P L, Gluyas, J G, and Stephens, W E. 201). Development of deep geothermal energy resources in the UK. Proceedings of the ICE-Energy, 165(1), p19–32.


    Busby, J, Kingdon, A, and Williams, J. 2011. The measured shallow temperature field in Britain. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 44(3), p373–387.

    Gluyas, J G, Adams, C, Bhat, G, Craig, J and Thusu, B. 2011. Geothermal energy potential of Ladakh Granite, Jammu and Kashmir State and comparison with analogue enhanced geothermal systems. In New Paradigms of Exploration and Sustainable Mineral Development: Vision 2050 (Eds Varma, O P, Sarkar, B C, Varma, A K, Mukherjee, M K, and Singh, S.) Proceedings of 17th Indian Geological Congress, Roorkee, Abstract Volume p56.


    Adams, C A, Gluyas, J G, and Mathias, S A. 2010. Application of hydrogeological parameters for evaluating the thermal resource potential of deep groundwater systems. In Proceedings of the British Hydrological Society Annual Symposium 2010, Newcastle upon Tyne, p1–6.

    Busby J P. 2010. Geothermal prospects in the United Kingdom. In: Proceedings World Geothermal Congress 2010, Bali, Indonesia, 25–29 April 2010, p7.

    Younger, P L, and Manning, D A C. 2010. Hyper-permeable granite: Lessons from test-pumping in the Eastgate Geothermal Borehole, Weardale, UK. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 43 (1), p5–10.

    Younger, P L. 2010. Reconnaissance assessment of the prospects for development of high-enthalpy geothermal energy resources, Montserrat. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 43(1), p11–22.


    Busby, J, Lewis, M, Reeves, H, and Lawley, R. 2009. Initial geological considerations before installing ground source heat pump systems. Quarterly Journal of Engineering Geology and Hydrogeology, 42(3), p295–306.


    Manning, D A C, Younger, P L, Smith, F W, Jones, J M, Dufton, D J, and Diskin, S. 2007. A deep geothermal exploration well at Eastgate, Weardale, UK: a novel exploration concept for low-enthalpy resources. Journal of the Geological Society, 164(2), p371–382.


    Nuttall, C A and Younger, P L. 2004. Hydrochemical stratification in flooded underground mines: an overlooked pitfall. Journal of Contaminant Hydrology. 69, p101–114.


    Nuttall, C A, Adams, R, and Younger, P L. 2002. Integrated hydraulic/hydrogeochemical assessment of flooded deep mine voids by test pumping at Deerplay (Lancashire) and Frances Colliery (Fife). In: Younger, P L and Robins, N S (Eds) 2002. Mine Water Hydrogeology and Geochemistry. Geological Society, London, Special Publication p315–326.

    Pre 2000

    Manning, D A C, and Strutt, D W. 1990. Metallogenetic significance of a North Pennine springwater. Mineralogical Magazine, 54(4), p629–636.

    Bott, M H P, Johnson, G A L, Mansfield, J, and Wheilden, J. 1972. Terrestrial Heat Flow in North-east England. Geophysical Journal of the Royal Astronomical Society 27, no. 3, p277–288.

    Bott, M H P. 1967. Geophysical investigations of the northern Pennine basement rocks. In Proceedings of the Yorkshire Geological and Polytechnic Society, vol. 36, no. 2, p139–168.

    Bott, M H P and Masson-Smith, D. 1957. The geological interpretation of a gravity survey of the Alston Block and the Durham Coalfield. Quarterly Journal of the Geological Society 113, no. 1–4, p93–118.


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