What is the cost of geothermal heat?

Answer Geothermal heating generally costs about $2,500 per ton of capacity. An average sized home would need close to a 3-ton unit to properly heat the home. That size unit would cost approximately $7,500... Read More »

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What is the average cost of a geothermal heat pump?

The average cost of a geothermal heat pump system is around $7,500 (as of 2009). This does not include the cost of drilling, which can range from $10,000 to $30,000.Source:Consumer Energy Center

How much does a geothermal heat pump cost?

According to the U.S. Department of Energy (DOE), a geothermal heat pump system cost $2,500 for each ton of capacity in 2009. An average home needs a three-ton pump. You will also need to factor in... Read More »

What is the largest geothermal heat pump in the world?

Under construction, the largest geothermal heating system is expected to begin operating at Ball State University in 2018. It is meant to simultaneously heat and cool 40 buildings on the campus in ... Read More »

How warm is geothermal heat?

Geothermal heat varies widely in temperature. In most parts of the United States, ground temperatures used by geothermal heat pumps range from 45 to 75 degrees Fahrenheit, depending on latitude. In... Read More »