Non-mountaineer, non-young folk looking for a natural hot spring suitable for bathing within an hour or so of non-offroad driving from Reykjavik. The walk in from the road might be as much as an hour if it isn't a treacherous, hard-to-follow path. Accessible in January and February with estimates of it's sensitivity to unfavorable weather conditions. An opportunity for a tranquil and wild geothermal experience (ie: a civilized uncivilized experience). [more inside]
At what rate can a metal rod driven deep into the ground deliver (non-geologic) geothermal heat? [more inside]
What are the not-so-obvious problems that may occur if a major city replaced dying schools/golf courses/churches with multi-leveled solar/geothermal powered hydroponic vertical farms? [more inside]
Installing geo thermal in an old house with boiler? [more inside]
We are thinking about switching from oil heat to a geothermal system to heat and cool our 1200 sf cape in western massachusetts. If you have a geothermal system are you happy with it? Have you had any problems? How much did the conversion cost? What are the monthly costs associated with it? Do you know of a reputable installer in our area?
Geothermal heating: what happens if you live on a mountain? [more inside]
I wish to travel the world, learning about renewable energy. Discuss. [more inside]
Has anyone had experience with geothermal heat pumps? My gas bills are crazy high. [more inside]