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Published on June 8th, 2012 | by Zachary Shahan

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What’s a Heat Pump?

June 8th, 2012 by  


 
To some of you, there may be nothing new here for you, but I hope and think this will be an interesting, informational post for most. Via sister site sustainablog, here’s a good post on what a heat pump is:



What is a Heat Pump? (via sustainablog)

Heat pumps provide efficient, reliable methods of heating homes and buildings. Because they use much lower amounts of fossil fuels, they also help reduce carbon dioxide emissions and other greenhouse gas emissions. A heat pump draws heat from the ground, or from outdoor air, and transports it to another…


 
 





 

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Zach is tryin' to help society help itself (and other species). He spends most of his time here on CleanTechnica as its director and chief editor. He's also the president of Important Media and the director/founder of EV Obsession and Solar Love. Zach is recognized globally as an electric vehicle, solar energy, and energy storage expert. He has presented about cleantech at conferences in India, the UAE, Ukraine, Poland, Germany, the Netherlands, the USA, and Canada. Zach has long-term investments in TSLA, FSLR, SPWR, SEDG, & ABB — after years of covering solar and EVs, he simply has a lot of faith in these particular companies and feels like they are good cleantech companies to invest in. But he offers no professional investment advice and would rather not be responsible for you losing money, so don't jump to conclusions.



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