An under-floor heating system Geothermal Heat pump System (or Ground-Source Heat Pump, GSHP) can be officially defined as:
'A geothermal heat pump heats or cools an indoor environment by extracting natural heat from the ground, rock or water or transferring heat to these regions.' ~ www.termwiki.com.
McNutt Plumbing & Heating install the market leading and highly acclaimed NIBE ground source heat pump. NIBE claim that their unique system can lower energy consumption by up to 75% in comparison with conventional fossil fuel systems.
NIBE manufacture 15 different types of ground source heat pumps ensuring that there is a system to meet your individual needs. These range from 5 kW to 40 kW and by using a cascade connection it is possible to achieve an output of 360 kW.
NIBE GSHP systems are world renowned and this was recognised last year when the NIBE F1245 Ground Source Heat Pump came runner up in the, Product Innovation of the Year 2011, category at the National Heat Pump Awards in 2011.
The National Heat Pump Awards were launched with the backing of the industry and leading companies, and are designed to reward and celebrate the best new projects and products coming on-stream.