Maintaining Your Geothermal System: 5 Things You Need to Know

Maintaining Your Geothermal System: 5 Things You Need to Know

Geothermal draws on the latent thermal energy of the ground below your property to heat and cool your home throughout the year. It is a growing trend in America with over 1 million homes currently operating geothermal systems, and it is also popular in other areas of the world. If you have a geothermal system, then you may already know about one of its most important benefits: its minimal maintenance requirements. While furnaces and air conditioners require frequent, routine maintenance to upkee ...

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Go Go Geo Scholarship Video Contest

Go Go Geo Scholarship Video Contest

Geothermal heating and cooling is a technology older than cell phones or the internet yet it’s still tough to find someone outside of the industry who knows its benefits. Touchstone Energy Cooperatives is helping to bring awareness to the most efficient way to heat and cool your home by sponsoring the first GoGoGeo Scholarship Video Challenge. Oklahoma high school students where encouraged to showcase their creativity by creating an educational video on the subject of Geothermal Energy. ...

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Real Savings Example in Philadelphia

Real Savings Example in Philadelphia

Here is an account from a homeowner who switched to geothermal heating & cooling and saved 70%. Enjoy! For comparison, I chose December 2007 - December 2008 vs. December 2010 - December 2011. I intentionally skipped 2009/2010 because this is the period during which we replaced the old furnace and AC with the geothermal heat pump. Because we have kids that are constantly keeping the lights on in our lower level and we do a LOT of laundry, we probably have significantly higher than average el ...

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Partnership with EnergyWise Partners

Partnership with EnergyWise Partners

GeothermalGenius Announces Partnership with EnergyWise Partners Geothermal works, that is without question. The technology has been around for decades and is in millions of homes. Many curious homeowners wonder just how well it works - so GeothermalGenius.org has partnered with EnergyWise Partners to show real family examples. EnergyWise partners has released a GeothermalGenius version of their geo-monitoring system. The device measures system performance and collects all types of great data ...

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Geothermal and Geology

Geothermal and Geology

Partridge Well Drilling was established in 1892. Their first drilling rigs used wooden masts, were powered by steam, and transported from site to site by horse drawn wagons. Today, they are a cialis 5mg full service well drilling company and also an IGSHPA (International Ground Source Heat Pump Association) certified geothermal loop installer. Merritt Partridge works for Partridge Well Drilling and spent some time talking with me last week about how underground geology affects a geothermal in ...

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