Ground Source Heat Pump Association


Articles on Ground Source Energy


The GSHPA publishes articles on subjects of interest to those concerned with ground source energy.


Integrating Renewable Technologies allows heat recycling and improved energy efficiency
Renewable Heating can be achieved with ground source energy
Renewable Cooling can be achieved by heat exchange with cold ground
Ground Source Heating and Cooling can be achieved by heat recycling to and from the ground
Seasonal Thermal Energy Storage The holy grail of the renewables industry
Natural Cooling               There is a cheaper way to provide cooling to buildings  
Sustainable Energy                  - without the hot air. Have you done the sums?
Energy Storage               is critical to balancing supply and demand in renewable energy
Ground Source Lobbying               The case for government to support ground source energy
Environmental Impact GSHPs                 What is the environmental impact of renewable technology?
Decarbonising the Grid                 The National Grid is decarbonising - GSHPs emit less carbon each year
Urban Air Quality Air pollution cost the UK £56bn in 2010 according to the OECD
Clean Growth Strategy BEIS has published its Clean Growth Strategy, but postpones decisions on how to curb carbon emissions from heating
Advantages of District Heating and an elegant variation which saves costs and carbon
4G District Heating Networks are designed to work at lower temperatures than CHP Networks
Internet of Heat combines technologies to recycle heat and save carbon
Decarbonising Cooling a more efficient way to provide cooling
Demand Side Response allows large users of electricity to earn income
DSR and Heat Pumps is key to the electrification of heating and cooling
Myths about GSHPs                 Misinformation about ground source heat pumps is designed to sell fossil fuel heating