Geothermal Heating & Cooling
A geothermal heating and cooling system or ground source heat pump can heat your home and provide hot water for your everyday use. This type of system also allows you to have the reverse effect in the summer and will cool your home or business.
Burying a loop around your home is something like having an oil well on your property, but instead of burning the fuel, which causes green house gases, you are utilizing clean energy that will be around for as long as there is energy from the sun.
In Southwestern Ontario, the average soil temperature year round at 4.5 feet below the surface is 54F or 12.2C. Obviously, this temperature by itself will not heat a home, therefore we need to concentrate it using a compressor.