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Why Air Conditioners Could Cause Some Real Problems in the Future

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As the summer continues to bring us hot, humid days, most people are thanking the heavens for the cool relief of air conditioning. However, as the earth continues to get warmer, we may start see some repercussions from our air conditioning use. Here, our geothermal installation experts share an article from Earther that sheds some light on the future.

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6 Common Geothermal Energy System Myths

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If you’re considering a geothermal energy system, you should know all of the facts before you decide to install one. At our Glen Mills heating and cooling company, we think geothermal energy is a great investment. Here are some of the most common myths about the underground technology.

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Four Countries with Geothermal Potential

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In an article by Energy Digital, Dan Brightmore discusses four major countries with volcanic zones that could play a major part in geothermal energy in the future. Our geothermal heating and cooling experts thought as pretty interesting and wanted to share.

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China Is Working to Go Green…

Some people don’t realize that the heat stored in the Earth can actually be harvested and used as a source of power. Doing so can not only cut down on the use of fossil fuels, but it can also cut down on the amount of emissions being produced.

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Home Energy Installations: Geothermal vs. Solar

The majority of homeowners use electricity, natural gas, or oil to power their homes. However, over the last decade or so, some have turned to alternative sources of energy such as solar or geothermal. Here, our geothermal installation experts explain the differences between the two.

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Wind and Solar on the Rise

At Timothy Off, we love keeping up with the latest news in renewable energies (after all, our geothermal HVAC installations have been gaining popularity). We recently came across an article from EcoWatch that discusses the rise of wind and solar power in the U.S. and thought we’d share.

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This Ivy League School Is Planning a Geothermal Installation

At Timothy Off, we’re big fans of using geothermal energy as a source of heating. In fact, we encourage homeowners in the West Chester area to consider a geothermal installation in order to save money and reduce their carbon footprint. After all, that’s what Cornell University is planning on doing. A recent article by Popular Mechanics (originally adapted from the Cornell Chronicle) explains the Ivy League school’s plan to heat its campus.

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The Many Uses of Geothermal Energy

Today, the use of geothermal energy is growing in a wide variety of industries, and is used for many more processes and applications than you may think. Here are some of the most popular.

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The Coolest Hot Springs in the U.S.

What’s neat about hot spots is that they often result in hot springs, which are pools of groundwater that are heated by the Earth. While some are too hot to touch, there are many that are a temperature perfect for bathing or soaking. We put together a list of some of the coolest hot springs around the U.S. that are worth a visit.

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15 Fun Facts: Geothermal Energy

While other renewable energies such as wind power or solar power are more popularly used today, geothermal energy is on the rise, and can be used for a wide variety of applications. Here are a few fun facts about the Earth-dwelling resource.

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