Ground Source (Geothermal) Heat Pump – State Park Visitors Center

Facility

Visitor Center and Ranger Station Office of a State Park

Location

Mid-Atlantic U.S.

Equipment

12-Ton Carrier Ground Source Heat Pump Unit (electric)

Conditions

Mid-fall time frame under supervision of State Dept of Natural Resources

Savings

Extrapolating the savings and weather normalized, the energy reduction was 27.6 percent. A portion of the savings is attributed to identification of maintenance needs and filter cleaning during the short installation process. Annualized savings from the PaceController technology @ $0.08/kWh are approximately $812/year.