Integrate Geothermal with Other High Performance Home Systems

Integrate Geothermal with Other High Performance Home Systems

A ground source heat pump or geothermal system taps into earth’s natural heating and cooling properties to deliver savings on energy costs. Users can wring even more savings by integrating a geothermal system as a part of a home that includes other high performance systems.

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Utility Ground Loop Service Model Transforms Geothermal Heating and Cooling Costs

Utility Ground Loop Service Model Transforms Geothermal Heating and Cooling Costs

Geothermal heat pump systems can save 30 to 50 percent in heating and cooling costs. But the initial costs for installing the ground loop have been a stumbling block the industry has struggled with for years. However, a new approach to financing the ground loops has made it easier for new communities to adopt geothermal heating and cooling.

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Geothermal is Key to Zero Net Energy Home in Sustainable Community Outside of Atlanta

Geothermal is Key to Zero Net Energy Home in Sustainable Community Outside of Atlanta

Net zero homes produce as much energy as they consume, through renewable energy sources. One of the best ways to reduce the overall demand for energy is to make geothermal heating and cooling a part of the home.

Type: Case Study




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Make Your Dumb Air Conditioner Smarter

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EEBA Summit Brings Like Minded Builders Together

EEBA Summit Brings Like Minded Builders Together

EEBA provides a forum for building professionals to gather to share their successes and obstacles to building better homes.




How to Heat Your Home Efficiently

How to Heat Your Home Efficiently

Warmer temperatures extending into November may have led you to believe winter isn't coming. Well, winter is still on its way, and according to weather predictions, it's going to come with a cold, snowy vengeance for many parts of the country. The good news is that if you heat your home efficiently, you can save on heating bills.

New Variable Speed Geothermal Heat Pump Can Do It All

New Variable Speed Geothermal Heat Pump Can Do It All

Similar to cruise control in a car, the variable-speed water-to-water accelerates and decelerates continuously.




High Performance Home Builders Turning to the Latest Geothermal Technology

High Performance Home Builders Turning to the Latest Geothermal Technology

EEBA Summit Features the Latest in Building Science for Better Homes.




$2 billion sustainable development opens in Texas

$2 billion sustainable development opens in Texas

Whisper Valley homes offer latest tech, energy-saving features

Developers and Builders Going All In on Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Developers and Builders Going All In on Geothermal Heating and Cooling

A growing number of homebuilders and developers are using geothermal HVAC to differentiate their homes and neighborhoods in the tight new home market.

How to Choose a New Heating and Cooling System

How to Choose a New Heating and Cooling System

Spoiler alert: Buying a heating and cooling system is not a fun expense. However, it is an investment you need to carefully consider and research before making a purchase decision.

AHR Expo announces 2018 innovation award winners

AHR Expo announces 2018 innovation award winners

Honors recognize some of most inventive products, systems and technologies

Pinewood Forrest is First Large-Scale All Geothermal Community in the U.S. | Video

Pinewood Forrest is First Large-Scale All Geothermal Community in the U.S. | Video

In addition to environmental benefits, geothermal systems provide significant aesthetic advantages.

Historic Literary Home Gets Geothermal Upgrade

Historic Literary Home Gets Geothermal Upgrade

Historic buildings are ideally suited for geothermal heating and cooling where noise and aesthetics are a major concern.

Nest Smart Thermostat Prepared for the Solar Eclipse

Nest Smart Thermostat Prepared for the Solar Eclipse

The upcoming eclipse represents an opportunity for a special energy rush hour.

Environmentally Friendly Compound on Nantucket Hits the Market

Environmentally Friendly Compound on Nantucket Hits the Market

Powered entirely by cutting edge solar technology, this net zero home also utilizes geothermal innovation for heating and cooling sources.

Celebrating 115 Years of Air Conditioning

Celebrating 115 Years of Air Conditioning

What do summer blockbuster movies, boxed chocolates and skyscrapers have in common?

You Could Be Wasting Money Cooling an Empty Home

You Could Be Wasting Money Cooling an Empty Home

The best way for consumers to control their electric bills, and help the environment, is to reduce consumption.

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