Eight Fast Facts About Geothermal Heating and Cooling

Admittedly, 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 Danville homeowners will tell you so – especially those who turned to Geo Climate Control for their geothermal system installation. If you’re still mulling your options over, not quite primed to choose, contemplate these essential geothermal facts:

  • Modern geothermal technology is a proven technology that’s been researched and refined over the course of at least five decades or so.
  • To date, there are well over one million commercial and residential geothermal heating and cooling installations in the United States alone.
  • Consumer satisfaction with geothermal heating and cooling is high, with owners ranking the comfort, operational ease, 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 discloses that geothermal systems have the lowest life-cycle costs of any other heating and cooling system currently available.
  • Maintenance costs are conspicuously lower with geothermal than with common central HVAC systems mainly because geothermal systems have so few moving mechanical parts and need so little maintenance in the first place.
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems can keep on working for a respectable 30 to 50 years, whereas standard 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 operating a geothermal heating and cooling system reveals that Danville owners of geothermal systems frequently realize energy savings ranging anywhere from 30 to 70 percent!
  • Geothermal heating and cooling systems are much less of an environmental challenge than any fossil fuel system, generating, by comparison, nearly 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 Geo Climate Control, the Danville geothermal pros, 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’ll provide just the geothermal heating and cooling system that’s meant for your home.