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Landmark Legislation Promotes Renewable Heating and Cooling in Massachusetts

The Massachusetts House of Representatives passed a comprehensive renewable thermal energy bill that will promote the use of clean renewable fuels and technologies to heat and cool buildings. Passed unanimously by the Massachusetts Senate on June 19, the bill is expected to be signed by Gov. Deval Patrick (D) within the next 10 days. It […]

GEO at ASHRAE Seattle

The American Society of Heating, Refrigeration and Air-Conditioning Engineers (ASHRAE) convened its 2014 Annual Conference from June 28 to July 2 at the Sheraton Seattle and the Washington State Convention Center in Seattle, WA. A track devoted to Ground Source Heat Pumps State of the Art: Design, Performance and Research addressed those topics in all […]

GEO Presents at the Illinois Renewable Energy Conference

Given its first opportunity to participate in the Illinois Renewable Energy Conference, the Geothermal Alliance of Illinois (GAOI) joined the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) and its members to fulfill a day-long track of geothermal heat pump (GHP) presentations at the Illinois Renewable Energy Conference on July 16 at Illinois State University, Normal, IL. Attended by […]

Admirals Bank Finances Residential Geothermal

Admirals Bank supports renewable energy by offering financing for residential geothermal ground source heat pump (GHPs) systems. Installing a GHP benefits the environment—and saves money. Renewable geothermal energy is among the most efficient home heating and cooling systems available, and its popularity is increasing faster than wind and solar. “We understand that although homeowners want […]

CEA Features Webinar on Geo Loop Cost Effectiveness

Clean Energy Ambassadors (CEA) works to share winning strategies for energy efficiency and renewable energy development at community-owned utilities. CEA sees the Great Plains region as its home base, but it is also working with communities nationwide. The program is all about developing leadership, taking a broad view, and fostering productive public participation in energy […]

GEO Public Policy Workshop

The Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) will present a Public Policy Workshop on Thursday, Oct. 16 in cooperation with the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) at its 2014 Technical Conference & Expo in Baltimore, MD. Guest speakers will provide valuable tips on making your voice heard in Washington, DC and across the country to […]

EPA Wants 30% Carbon Cuts by 2030

In a much anticipated proposed rulemaking, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) set forth a plan to slash carbon dioxide (CO2) emissions 30% from existing power plants nationwide by 2030. “By leveraging cleaner energy sources and cutting energy waste, this plan will clean the air we breathe while helping slow climate change so we can […]