Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

It is, indeed, a big step to decide on going with a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And plenty of Columbus, Ohio homeowners will attest to that – particularly those who engaged Geo Source One Inc. for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still reviewing your options, not quite ready to choose, give these geothermal facts a whirl:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been put to the test – and acing it! – for more than 50 years.
  • As it happens, there are significantly more than one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations here in the United States alone.
  • General confidence in geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners rating the comfort, convenience, and energy savings their geothermal systems provide higher than that of any other system with which they’re familiar.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study shows that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system on the market today.
  • Maintenance spending is markedly lower with geothermal than with standard central HVAC systems chiefly because geothermal systems have so few moving mechanisms and need so little maintenance in the first place.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep working efficiently for a solid 30 to 50 years, whereas conventional HVAC systems generally have to be repaired or replaced after 15 years.
  • Comparing the cost of local utilities and fossil fuel to the cost of running a geothermal heating and cooling system shows that Columbus, Ohio owners of geothermal systems frequently see a reduction in their energy bills ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are have a well-deserved reputation for being more environmentally friendly than any fossil fuel system, giving rise, by comparison, to almost one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more attractive to you, talk with Geo Source One Inc., the Columbus, Ohio geothermal pros, today. There’s a great deal more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to commit, we have just the geothermal heating and cooling system that can handle your home.