Initiatives

05.14.14 | In November 2013, we realized a dream we've had for nearly two decades—to live our mission by locating our headquarters in a green building.Our space tells an important economic story. The LEED Platinum Core and Shell building is developer-driven,...

Publications

09.20.12 | The Energy Center of Wisconsin with assistance from the University of Wisconsin Solar Energy Laboratory studied three working hybrid system installations to compare their economic and environmental impacts with other HVAC systems.
09.20.12 | This analysis determines the cost-effectiveness and environmental impact of geothermal heat pump systems. We used building models to compare geothermal systems with conventional systems in otherwise identical buildings. This study is an update of...
09.20.12 | This brochure takes you on a tour of the Fond du Lac High School heat pump installation. The high school, which serves 2,400 students, is the largest geothermal pond system in the United States. Learn more about this proven, innovative technology...
09.20.12 | Slinky loops buried in yard keeps down asthma and energy bills.
09.20.12 | Heat pumps employing a variety of cost-saving innovations were installed and monitored at seven residential sites in Wisconsin. This report presents economic and technical assessments of these case studies. Long Term Data Summary: summarizes the...
09.20.12 | Report explores the interest in and practicality of establishing a heat pump organization. The trade group would be designed to help develop the geothermal heat pump industry in Wisconsin.

Tools

11.14.12 | Go hybrid with HyGCHP (hybrid ground-coupled heat pumps) Reduce the cost of implementing geothermal heat pump systems on your building projects by going hybrid. A hybrid geothermal heat pump system can lower your costs by reducing the peak capacity...

Videos

12.19.13 | Frank Greb and Scott Hackel share the vision for our new space and give a brief technical overview of the HVAC system (including variable refrigerant flow geothermal) and lighting/daylighting strategies.
12.19.13 | Reduce the cost of implementing geothermal heat pump systems on your building projects by going hybrid. A hybrid geothermal heat pump system can lower your costs by reducing the peak capacity of your ground loop and allowing you to install a smaller...