Financing Cuts Upfront Geothermal Cost!

Financing Cuts Upfront Geothermal Cost!

What is the biggest factor holding back geothermal heat pumps from being the most widely used heating and air conditioning systems?  Upfront cost..  According to a study by the Geo-Heat Institute at the Oregon Institute of Technology, high installation cost of the ground loop is rated as the number one barrier to entry for geothermal heat pumps.  While using the temperature underground to heat and cool a building is extremely efficient, it does require the additional cost to install a groun ...

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Find Geothermal Incentives!

Find Geothermal Incentives!

It is a fact that geothermal systems are extremely efficient.  There have been numerous research projects conducted on geothermal heat pumps over the years by organizations ranging from the Department of Energy to local nonprofits.  Each time the efficiency of geothermal units are compared to conventional equipment, geothermal ends up winning.  Geothermal definitely stands out from the crowd as an extremely efficient way to heat and cool a building. Because of their extreme efficiency ...

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Calling Geothermal Users: Enter to Win Free Air Conditioning for Summer 2012

Calling Geothermal Users: Enter to Win Free Air Conditioning for Summer 2012

Free Heat Beneath Your Feet Sweepstakes Do you own a geothermal system and often find yourself talking to your friends about it?  Whenever someone comes into your home do you feel the need to take them into your utility room and show them your geothermal unit?  Even if you do not go to this extent in telling others about geothermal, this is an opportunity for anyone who owns a geothermal heat pump to write a testimony on GeothermalGenius.org about your geothermal system and be entered t ...

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Track Geothermal Performance with New Product from EnergyWise Partners

Track Geothermal Performance with New Product from EnergyWise Partners

EnergyWise Partners For those of you who have security systems in your home, you know that your service provider will call when it is time to change your batteries.  They can monitor your security system to ensure it is operating effectively from an office one hundred miles away.  What if you, as a geothermal contractor, could offer this same service to your clients after installing geothermal systems?  Thanks to support from the New York State Energy Research and Development Authority (NYSR ...

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Bosch Partnering with Serenbe to Showcase Geothermal

Bosch Partnering with Serenbe to Showcase Geothermal

  A sustainable community  Just Southwest of Atlanta, GA there is an award-winning development named Serenbe Community.  The founders, Rawson Haverty and Steve and Mary Nygren created Serenbe to be an example of balanced cialis cost 20mg community development.  In order to achieve balanced community development, they focus on land preservation, agriculture, energy efficiency, green building, walkability, high density building, arts and culture, and community living for multiple generati ...

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