Monthly Archive for: ‘January, 2014’

How Does Geothermal Heating Work?

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Short answer:  The heat is taken from the ground and dumped into the house in heating mode.  In cooling mode, the heat is taken from the house and dumped into the ground.  Because the earth has a near constant temperature, geothermal heating allows us to use less energy in moving this heat than an air source heat pump. Now, if …

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