I often think of a hydronic systems as a living and breathing thing, like a human body.  The hydronic system carries BTUs to the extremities of the building, like a body’s circulatory system, and the circulator pumps are the heart. We have been told that the heart is the strongest muscle in the body, using Read more

Springfield, Ill. — The Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) expressed extreme disappointment that the House stopgap spending bill to fund the U.S. Government does not include an extension of the Investment Tax Credit for geothermal heat pumps.  The expiration of these tax credits, which apply to a range of efficiency technologies, will threaten thousands of U.S Read more

The Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) and the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) have signed a memorandum of understanding to strengthen and expand the complementary relationship  that currently exists between the two associations. GEO President and CEO Doug Dougherty and IGSHPA Executive Director Bob Ingersoll signed the MOU as the two organizations share a Read more

GEO Working to Reinstate Fed Bonus Depreciation for GHPs Through its Washington, DC activist team at Bracewell & Giuliani, LLP, the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO) is actively supporting “tax extenders bills” that are now under consideration by the  U.S. House of Representatives and in the U.S. Senate. The bills would reinstate and extend several tax Read more

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 Read more