FACT: Geothermal systems provide the most efficient, comfortable and environmentally friendly method of heating & cooling.
Flint, Mich., Nov. 6, 2014 – The community of Flint has a new model of energy efficiency and sustainability, thanks to the University of Michigan-Flint and a local bank.
A project five years in the making, a large house east of downtown now is using a ClimateMaster geothermal heating and cooling system, solar panels and good insulation. The property also stores rainwater and includes a garden.
As a result, the home was awarded LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) Platinum status.