Geothermal Systems Provide "Free" Hot Water

What is a Desuperheater?

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

Before buying a technology only capable of one thing, consider a geothermal solution. A Mitchell geothermal heat pump WaterFurnace solution provides heating, cooling, and free hot water - all from a single unit.

A desuperheater is a component that captures the wasted heat normally generated by a unit's compressor and applies it to condition the water. Although excess heat is created 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. However, during the colder fall, winter, and spring months - when the desuperheater isn't capturing as much surplus heat - you'll have to use your existing water heating method.

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

"Free hot water just another reason to switch to geothermal. Set up an appointment today with one of our specialists to evaluate your needs, and decide if a WaterFurnace Mitchell geothermal solution makes sense for you.