TROY, Mich. -The NEWSwill host a free webinar on “Commercial Geothermal and Water Source Heat Pump Applications” on Thursday, July 29, 2010 at 1 p.m. EDT. Presented by Rich Conkling, director of commercial operations, WaterFurnace International, he will provide an overview of commercial water loop systems. Conkling will cover the basics of a heating and cooling solution that is highly energy efficient, supplies a long lifespan, is eligible for a 10 percent tax credit, and can provide more than half the points needed for LEED Silver certification.

Attendees of this webinar will:

• Learn the basics of ground source heat pumps, how they operate, and different loop types available to building owners.

• Find out why building owners should take the time to learn about this technology.

• Learn about WaterFurnace’s Versatec Ultra Series and the benefits it brings to new and retrofit applications.

For more information and to register, go

Publication date:07/19/2010