Fact Sheets

Tax Extenders are Vital to the GHP Industry

Geothermal heat pumps—a heating and cooling technology that harvests renewable energy from the ground—efficiently and significantly reduce the energy consumption of buildings. Yet because they are a relatively young technology and have higher installation costs than less efficient and polluting standard equipment, they claim less than 2% of the U.S. heating and air conditioning market. […]

Geothermal: What’s in a Name?

Geo, GeoExchange®, geothermal, ground source, water source, earth source, earth energy, and on and on… What do they all mean ? All of these terms are related, and some of them are interchangeable. GeoExchange and its associated logo (shown above) are registered trademarks of the Geothermal Heat Pump Consortium, Inc. (GHPC), and differentiate products or […]

The Corporate Value of GEO Membership

With the help of the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO)—the geothermal heat pump industry must look beyond traditional markets for future success. Since achieving Federal rebates for residential and commercial installations, GEO has focused on legislative, regulatory and tax initiatives that will help expand the industry. A good example is recognition of geothermal heat pumps in […]