Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Yes, indeed, it’s a big step to commit to a geothermal heating and cooling system for your home. But it is a step up. And lots of The Hudson Valley homeowners will acknowledge that – particularly those who went with Verdae Geothermal for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still trying to wrap your head around it, not quite primed to decide, contemplate these fundamental geothermal facts:

  • Present-day geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been put to the test – and acing it! – for better than 50 years.
  • To date, there are well over one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations in the United States alone.
  • Overall satisfaction with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners proclaiming the comfort, convenience, and energy savings their geothermal systems afford higher than that of any other system they’ve used.
  • A U.S. Environmental Protection Agency study discloses that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system currently sold.
  • Maintenance spending is noticeably lower with geothermal than with standard central HVAC systems essentially because geothermal systems have very few moving machine parts and need very little maintenance to begin with.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems typically will continue working for a solid 30 to 50 years, whereas standard HVAC systems quite often 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 makes it clear that The Hudson Valley owners of geothermal systems often find their energy bills lowered by amounts ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are much less of an environmental threat than any fossil fuel system, generating, by comparison, about one pound less of CO2 for each hour of use.

If these fast facts have made a geothermal heating and cooling system look more irresistable to you, get hold of Verdae Geothermal, the The Hudson Valley geothermal specialists, today. There’s plenty more we can tell you to set your mind at ease. And when you’re ready to take the plunge, we have just the geothermal heating and cooling system that suits your home.