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Greening the heating industry

Geothermal and solar thermal installs continue to rise.
January 23, 2014
Interest in geothermal heating and cooling systems has increased in the last five years. “With firms more cost-conscious, green initiatives receiving more media attention and tighter market conditions, business leaders have sought ways to decrease operating expenses across the board and some of them are turning to geothermal solutions for their climate control,” writes Pramod Dibble in the November 2013 issue of sister publication PM Engineer.
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The greening of Rivera Greens with geothermal heating and cooling

Geothermal heating and cooling helps neighborhood homeowners achieve an expected 60% savings on their utility bills.
January 23, 2014

Located in Clarence, N.Y., Rivera Greens is the first certified National Association of Home Builders Green Standards Eco-Friendly Development in the state. When completed, the development will include 35 single-family homes built to an energy-efficiency standard unparalleled in Western New York.


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Geothermal savings calculator

ClimateMaster’s online calculator demonstrates to homeowners the potential cost savings of a geothermal system.
November 18, 2013

ClimateMaster’s online calculator demonstrates to homeowners the potential cost savings of a geothermal system.


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Geothermal heat pump

Bosch Thermotechnology introduces a new compact water-source heat pump designed for use in retrofit or replacement applications.
July 1, 2013

Bosch Thermotechnology introduces a new compact water-source heat pump designed for use in retrofit or replacement applications.


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Bosch showcases energy efficiency at new educational center

Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. opened an educational and interactive demonstration center May 31 in partnership with Serenbe, a 1,000-acre sustainable community development south of Atlanta.
June 24, 2013

Bosch Thermotechnology Corp. opened an educational and interactive demonstration center May 31 in partnership with Serenbe, a 1,000-acre sustainable community development south of Atlanta.


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Guest Editorial: Hydronic systems provide better energy efficiency

ASHRAE building in Atlanta offers real-world evidence.
March 15, 2013
Today’s HVAC industry offers a number of choices when it comes to providing heating and cooling in a large building. The three basic methods to provide comfort and move Btu around a building are by using water, air or refrigerant.
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NSF Releases Geothermal Heat Pump Standard

February 13, 2013
NSF International recently published the first in a series of American National Standards for geothermal piping systems — NSF/ANSI 358-1: Polyethylene Pipe and Fittings for Water-Based Ground-Source “Geothermal” Heat Pump Systems.
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Heat pumps are renewable energy heat sources

January 15, 2013
I recently read an Internet posting asserting that heat pumps, both air-source and geothermal, should not be considered renewable energy heat sources.


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Do this, do that

December 1, 2012
A new piping concept and control wiring challenge.  
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Radiant Wright stuff

September 1, 2012
Visitors center of Frank Lloyd Wright house showcases radiant heating and cooling.
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Air-to-Water Heat Pumps: A Cost-Effective Alternative to Geothermal

11/5/13

AVAILABLE ON DEMAND This webinar will describe how air-to-water heat pumps such as the SpacePak reverse cycle chiller can be applied in unique ways to supply heating, cooling, and domestic water heating for residential and light commercial applications.

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BNP Media's Plumbing Group Visits Grundfos North American Headquarters

BNP Media’s Plumbing Group, comprised of the Plumbing & Mechanical, Supply House Times, PM Engineer (pme) and Reeves Journal brands, recently visited Grundfos’ new North American headquarters building in the western Chicago suburb of Downers Grove, Ill.

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In the March issue of Plumbing & Mechanical, read about the 'living in place' movement and learn how to make your space stylish and comfortable. PM catches up with MCAA president Chuck Fell and spoke with him about his goals for the year. Also in this issue, see the top products of 2013, see who is the March Truck of the Month, and read the latest Tool Tips.
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