ground source heat pump technology News

  • Madison, Wisconsin: BioCycle REFOR19 Site Tours

    BioCycle announced the site tours for its 19th Annual Conference on Renewable Energy From Organics Recycling (BioCycle REFOR19), October 28-31, 2019 in Madison, Wisconsin. Facilities to be toured on Oct. 31 (Halloween costumes are optional!) are: 1) GL Dairy Biogas Project: Gundersen Health System and Dane County in Wisconsin partnered with three farm families in Dane County to create an ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • Ground Source Heat Pump Association

    Check against delivery Good morning. I am delighted to be speaking here today at the Ground Source Heat Pump Association’s fourth technical seminar with so many esteemed representatives from across industry and academia… and not just from the UK! I’m always keen to see the progress that other countries are making on renewable energy so it’s good to see delegates ...

  • Ener-G adds heat pump division to the firm

    Energy solution provider Ener-G has launched a sustainable technologies division specialising in designing, installing and maintaining heat pumps. It expands on Ener-G’s existing ground source heat pump operation, allowing the firm to provide heat pump solutions for all types of heating and cooling applications ranging from 1KW to 1,000KW. Managing director Paul Burley said: “Our ...

  • ESI joins EGSHPA

    ESI have joined the European Ground Source Heat Pump Association with the aim of supporting the development of effective Ground Source Energy installations throughout Europe. The European Ground Source Heat Pump Association (EGSHPA) was founded as a non-profit making association and built with the aim of communicating to the industry and consumers the benefits of ground source energy. EGSHPA is ...


    By ESI Consulting Ltd

  • POLAND: A Spectacular Growth of the Air Heat Pump Market in 2015

    The market research carried out in the middle of January 2016 by the Polish Association for Heat Pump Technology and Development (PORT PC) shows that the size of the market of electrically driven heat pumps has almost tripled over the last six years. The sales of heat pumps for space heating increased by 20% in Poland. For the first time in the history of our research we see such a spectacular, ...


    By REECO GmbH

  • £7m for social landlord renewable heat projects

    46 social landlords across Great Britain have been awarded a share of £7million to get renewable heating into the homes of their social tenants, Energy and Climate Change Minister Greg Barker announced today. The 46 winners are the first wave of successful bidders to be announced under the latest round of the social landlords Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP) competition, launched in ...

  • Representative Tom Reed receives NGWA Industry Champion Award for support of renewable energy

    Representative Tom Reed (R-New York), pictured at right, received the National Ground Water Association’s first-ever Industry Champion Award from NGWA CEO Kevin McCray, CAE, at a presentation in Washington, D.C., on March 21. The NGWA Industry Champion Award was created to honor leaders helping groundwater professionals. It complements the Groundwater Protector Award, which recognizes ...

  • Danfoss launches a new solution for low energy housing, boasting an increased COP* of 5%!

    High energy prices and global climate changes are forcing us to change our energy consumption habits. Since buildings use 40% of the total energy in the European Union, energy efficient houses are becoming more and more interesting. ”We as a manufacturer of heat pumps have stepped up to the plate to meet the trend of such demands and lead the way with our new line of ground source heat ...


    By Danfoss A/S

  • New scheme offers cash incentive to households using renewable heating systems in their homes

    A new and innovative Government scheme launched today will pay people for the green heat they generate for their homes. The domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is the world’s first long-term financial support programme for renewable heat, offering homeowners payments to offset the cost of installing low carbon systems in their properties. The scheme is open to everyone – home ...

  • Secretary Chu announces nearly US$50m of recovery act funding to accelerate deployment of geothermal heat pumps

    During a visit to Fort Wayne, Indiana, where he toured a manufacturer of geothermal heating pumps (GHPs), U.S. Energy Secretary Steven Chu today announced nearly $50 million from the American Reinvestment and Recovery Act to advance commercial deployment of the renewable heating and cooling systems, which use energy from below the Earth's surface to move heat either into or away from the home or ...


    By US Department of Energy

  • OFGEM publish Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) Update

    OFGEM have published their quarterly newsletter which provides an update of the Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme between September and December 2012 as well as a year-end review. The report presents the latest statistics and gives us an overview of recent activity and administration of the scheme.   To read more ...


    By Drumbeat Energy Limited

  • Increased support for renewable heat

    I am pleased to announce today the publication of DECC’s Government response document ‘Non-Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive: Improving support, increasing uptake’, which sets out a range of improvements and increased support under the non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI). This responds to the consultations “Expanding the non-domestic scheme”, “Air to ...

  • Geothermal heat pumps will surpass $17 billion in annual revenue by 2020

    Geothermal heat pumps will surpass $17 billion in annual revenue by 2020 Geothermal heat pump (GHP) systems – sometimes referred to as ground source heat pumps – are a growing part of the worldwide movement toward using renewable energy sources for building heating and cooling. Harnessing moderate and constant temperatures just below the Earth’s surface, GHP systems play a vital ...

  • Non-domestic RHI events and roadshows

    The non-domestic Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) scheme is for commercial, industrial, public and not for profit sectors as well as multiple homes (including District Heating) who want to install renewable heating systems in their buildings in England, Wales and Scotland. The RHI is the world’s first long term financial support programme for renewable heat. It is designed to bridge the gap ...

  • Green light for solar panels in Scotland

    The majority of householders in Scotland will be able to install solar panels and other energy generating equipment without planning permission from now on, although government ministers have yet to decide whether to exempt wind turbines and air-source heat pumps. Ground-source and water-source heat pumps will get the green light, as will flues for biomass systems which use organic materials. The ...


    By WWF International

  • DECC gives money off green heaters

    Up to £1,250 in government payments available to install eco heaters £15 million in total to support up to 25,000 installations, with a review after £10m Information line and website launched today Close monitoring of the technologies to help understand performance Householders across the country could get up to £1,250 of government ...

  • Is Biomass the Big Winner Under the UK's Domestic RHI Scheme?

    On April 9th 2014, the Domestic Renewable Heat Incentive was finally launched in the UK. The UK's Renewable Heat Incentive (RHI) is the world’s first long-term financial support programme for renewable heat and the domestic branch of the scheme has been eagerly awaited. Energy website Green Business Watch has recently launched its ...


    By Green Business Watch

  • More money for renewable heating kit

    Householders across Great Britain will be able to get even more cash for renewable heating kit, the Department of Energy and Climate Change (DECC) has announced today. The money off vouchers available under the Renewable Heat Premium Payment (RHPP) scheme have been increased to £2,300 for ground source heat pumps, £2,000 for biomass boilers, £1,300 for air source heat pumps and ...

  • On-line training accelerates the marketplace for Renewable Energies

    “The world-wide growth in Renewable Energy over the last year has dramatically increased the demand for people that understand these technologies from a business perspective,” says Frederic Pouyot, Vice President of Clean Energy at Willis College of Business and Technology and CEO of GPEKS Constructions Inc. Willis College and GPEKS teamed up four years ago to deliver quality on-line courses ...

  • Heat scheme hots up

    Umbrella company and holiday cottages are first two successful applicants to low carbon heating incentive Umbrella supplier Booth Brothers in Sheffield entered the history books today by becoming one of the first places in the UK to get the government’s Renewable Heat Incentive. Its offices, housed in an 18th century former corn mill in Penistone, will be kept warm through an ...

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