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Roy Home - Harvard, MA

Roy Home - Harvard, MA

Earth Coupling heating & cooling

Home of René & Elizabeth Roy in Harvard, MA

The Roy home was built in 1987 and has 3,320 sq feet w/ forced hot air by oil Home office over garage heated w/ baseboard electric heaters & cooled with window A/C unit.
 

System & Installation

ClimateMaster Two-Stage 6-ton Geothermal Heat Pump w/ 20 Kw Electric B/U heater 600-ft Geo open-loop standing column well is source for Earth Coupling heating & cooling Retrofitted using existing ducts Geothermal  System installed Oct 2008.
 

Data for Heating Season Only – October 08 - April 09

* If Oil contract had been signed in Aug 2008 , oil cost would have been $ 4,576 for a total heating cost of $ 5,963 vs. $ 2,801 with geothermal for a savings of $3,162 or approx 53%.

  2000 thru 2007
Average Oct - Apr
Oct 2008 - Apr 2009
Electric 7,850 Kwh $ 1,387 17,600 Kwh $ 2,801
Oil 1,017 gals $ 3,267 * NONE $ 0
Total Heating   $ 4,654   $ 2,801
Savings   $ 1,843 ~ 40 %
Cost / Sq Ft   $ 1.40 / sq ft   $ 0.84 / sq ft


Install Cost Breakdown

Payback period

Load analysis, system & well design N / C
Heat pump, duct work, installation $ 24,500
Well, pump, plumbing $ 12,075
Electrical for heat pump, well pump & HWH $ 1,056
High efficiency electric hot water heater $ 910
Trenching & sludge / bleed pit $ 1,735
Total cost $ 40,276
30 % Tax Credit …………………………………………………………. $ 12,083
Net cost . . .. $ 28,193
Projected annual savings $ 2,500
11,3 years *

* Added benefit also achieved with increased resale value Installation performed by: Bill Wenzel Geothermal.

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Built in 1987, the Roy home is 3,320 sq feet and was heated by an oil fired forced hot air system. The newly installed geothermal system created savings of $3,162 or approximately 53% over a one  year period.

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