Geothermal Heating and Cooling Myth-Busting!

Illustration of a geothermal heating and cooling system that handles multiple loads for a community. Illustration by Sarah Cheney. Source: National Geographic

A geothermal heat pump system is a heating and/or an air conditioning system that uses the Earth’s ability to store heat in ground and water thermal masses. That means you can use a sustainable energy source from your own backyard to heat and cool your home! Not only that, theses highly efficient systems actually save energy […]

A Guide to Geothermal for Home Owners: Pay a Little More Now, Save a Lot More Later

In our last post, we mentioned the massive geothermal ground-source heat pump installation underway at Ball State in Muncie. Coincidentally, the next day, we received a Google news alert with a link to the article Construction of the Largest U.S. Geothermal Heat Pump System Underway, by Chris Williams, a Certified Geothermal Installer and Chief Marketing […]

Geothermal Heating & Cooling Systems Drastically Reduce Fuel Costs; Just Ask Indiana’s Ball State University

In our last post, we discussed the reasons to consider upgrading your home with an energy-efficient furnace. The bottom line was that a new 93% – 95% efficient furnace can save as much as 40% on your heat bill. But if you want to save even more money, consider going “Geothermal.” A geothermal heating and […]