Geothermal Systems Provide "Free" Hot Water

What is a Desuperheater?

There are a variety of new products on the market that aim to supply hot water more efficiently. New technologies such as on-demand production, heat pump water heaters are just a few options available. Do these options make sense for residents in WISCONSIN-MINNESOTA ?

Before buying a technology that's capable of one thing, consider a geothermal heat pump add-on. A WISCONSIN-MINNESOTA geothermal heat pump WaterFurnace solution provides heating, cooling, and free hot water - all from a single unit.

A desuperheater captures the normally wasted heat generated by a unit's compressor and applies it to condition the water. Although excess heat is produced in both heating and cooling modes, the hot water benefit is greatest as the unit is cooling. In the summer, geothermal units run more frequently and can supply most, if not all, of your hot water. During the colder fall, winter, and spring months - when the desuperheater isn't capturing as much surplus heat - you'll need to utilize your existing water heating system.

Waterfurnace also offers dedicated hydronic equipment that's easily installed if you would to have geothermal supply 100% of your hot water needs. Like solar solutions, they qualify for the 30% federal tax credit. However, unlike solar solutions, geothermal provides hot water 24 hours a day, rain or shine.

"Free hot water just another reason to switch to geothermal products. Set up an appointment with one of our specialists to assess your needs, and whether or not a WaterFurnace WISCONSIN-MINNESOTA geothermal solution makes sense for you.