Posts tagged: Geothermal heat pump

Generate Your Own Power with a Ground Source Heat Pump

Guest Post Just as the nations of the world are increasingly turning to renewable sources as a way to secure energy dependence, faced with huge price hikes from the energy companies, homeowners are more willing than ever to explore ways of going green and getting off the grid. Whilst solar panels already adorn the roofs […]

Track Geothermal Performance with New Product from 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 […]

TerraSol: An Affordable Solar & Geothermal Powered Community

Courtesy: Inhabitat.com Garbett Homes is a huge home building company based in Utah with a surprise up their sleeves — they’ve just opened a new totally solar- and geothermal-powered housing community in Salt Lake City, Utah. To top it off, TerraSol homesare directed at first time home buyers who want to have an energy efficient […]

Developers Warm to Small-Scale Geothermal

Ground Source Heat Pumps(GSHPs), and their application in geothermal heat extraction, have matured as a technology in recent years. But their take-up varies widely in Europe from country to country. Climatic and geological conditions differ a great deal, and economic circumstances and traditional construction methods are wildly dissimilar. At the recent Ground Source Live! Conference […]

The Use of Geothermal Energy in Commercial Buildings

Perhaps the largest energy expenditure of a commercial building comes from its HVAC or heating and cooling system. Office buildings and factories have a lot of open space, and filling this space with hot or cold air can consume a lot of energy and be expensive. One solution to this problem is harnessing the natural […]