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Geothermal Heat Pumps - Cooling Mode

In summer, the fluid removes heat from the building and transfers it to the relatively cooler ground in order to cool the building.

Simple illustration showing the removal of heat from a building space and transfer to the ground to provide space cooling.
Simple illustration showing the removal of heat from a building space and transfer to the ground to provide space cooling. Simple illustration showing the removal of heat from a building space and transfer to the ground to provide space cooling.
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Content Last Updated: 03/31/2006