All of the Geothermal Eco Options (GEO) employees participated in the International Ground Source Heat Pump Association (IGSHPA) training workshop on March 19, 20 & 21, 2013 at NICC in Calmar. This workshop has been sanctioned by IGSHPA along with the examination of attendees administered by North American Technician Excellence (NATE). A high level of … [Read More]
Definitive scientific research has shown that a geothermal heat pump (GHP) system offers far more efficiency in a large commercial building than a variable refrigerant flow (VRF) system. In January 2013, the Geothermal Exchange Organization (GEO)—with financial assistance from Southern Company—contracted a research team from Oklahoma State University and Oak Ridge National Laboratory to evaluate … [Read More]
Geothermal Eco Options held an open house and ribbon cutting ceremony on Friday August 17, 2012 from 4:00 P.M. until 7:00 P.M. at our Cresco facilities. The shop and office are located at 407 2nd Avenue SW in Cresco, Iowa. We recently purchased the property and held an open house to celebrate this momentous occasion. … [Read More]
We are excited to announce that on Friday, May 25, 2012 Governor Branstad signed SF2432 containing the Iowa incentive for installing geothermal into law. This new law is effective immediately and is applied retroactively to January 1, 2012. Iowans will now receive an additional 6% income tax credit on the installation of their geothermal system.