Manitoba Hydro’s Earth Power Program. Geothermal Heat Pumps. How They Work Benefits Manitoba Hydro’s Goals Market Trends Manitoba Hydro’s Earth Power Programs Commercial Residential. How Does a Geothermal Heat Pump Work?. About 51% of the sun’s energy absorbed by earth.
1. Vertical Ground Loop
2. Horizontal Ground Loop
4. Open Loop - Two Wells or Body of Water
3. Closed Pond Loop
= increased export revenues
How can Manitoba Hydro help create a more widespread market for geothermal heat pumps?
Make geothermal heat pumps more accessible:
The Commercial side of the heat pump program
is “Sold” under the Custom option of the
Commercial Construction & Renovation Program
1. Is a geothermal heat pump right for you?
Feasibility study assistance:
2. Hydro helps you install a geothermal heat pump system
Maximum loan $15,000
Maximum term 15 years
Interest rate 6.5% (fixed)
What is eligible?
Eligible costs under the loan includes labour, materials, taxes, etc.
Where do customers “get” loan?
See these sites for the latest list of IGSHPA-accredited installers!
New home: 2,000 sq. ft. two-storey:
Home Comfort & Energy Savings Program
1. Power Smart Energy Expert
3. Home Energy Calculator
4. DIY Energy Assessments
Mail-in and Online
5. In Home Energy Evaluation
6. Power Smart Residential Loan
7. Federal Energy Efficiency Grant
= 3.9 years after rebate
Also helps heat DHW