The National Wildlife Federation and partners released a first-of-its kind report, Going Underground on Campus: Tapping the Earth for Clean, EfficientHeating and Cooling. Documenting more than 160 colleges and universities in 42 states, the report illustrates how campuses are tapping… Read More
WaterFurnace International, Inc., a leading manufacturer of geothermal and water source heat pumps, recently achieved a 100 percent first test pass rate for all of its 2011 Air Conditioning, Heating, and Refrigeration Institute (AHRI) certification tests. The AHRI Certification Program… Read More
Energy, the cost, the consumption, the availability, is taking the stage in both the Democratic and Republican political campaigns. The idea that is in the forefront of both parties platforms is “alternative energy” and what choices, we, as consumers, can find. … Read More
If having the most energy-efficient type of heating and cooling system for your home is important to you, consider geothermal cooling and heating. If the cost of geothermal discourages you, remember, the federal government offers generous tax credits for homeowners… Read More
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Geothermal heat pumps save money in operating and maintenance costs. While the initial purchase price of a residential GHP (geothermal heat pump) system is often higher than that of a comparable gas-fired furnace and central air-conditioning system, it is more… Read More
Because shallow ground temperatures are relatively constant throughout the United States, geothermal heat pumps (GHPs) can be effectively used almost anywhere. However, the specific geological, hydrological, and spatial characteristics of your land will help your local system supplier/installer determine the… Read More
Update: July 1, 2012 To help Maryland homeowners invest in clean energy, MEA provides Residential Clean Energy Grants at “flat award/project” incentive levels outlined in the chart below. MEA has recalculated the Clean Energy Grant incentives based on several factors… Read More