NEWS - March 2016 – Geothermal Technology Workshop, Los Angeles, California

In partnership with the California Geothermal Heat Pump Association
 
Participants at the American Ground Water Trust Geothermal workshop heard the geothermal industry’s top experts provide a great learning experience about the design and installation of geothermal heat pumps and ground-source heat exchange systems for both new and retrofit applications. The program included explanations of financial incentives, operation economics  state-of-the-art computer design systems, best practices for installation and the benefits of hybrid systems to achieve “net-zero” for residential and commercial buildings.
 
Presenters included:
Bill Martin, President, California Geothermal Heat Pump Association, Santa Rosa, CA
Lisa Meline, President, Meline Engineering, Sacramento, CA 
Jay Egg, President, Egg Geothermal, Orlando, FL
Paul Bony, Director, Renewables & Contractor Development, Electric & Gas Industries Assn., Sacramento, CA
Bruce Sanguinetti, Sierra EcoSystems, Genoa, NV
Steve Guttman, Guttman and Blaevoet Engineers, San Francisco, CA
Bill Douville, Technical Field Representative, BAROID Industrial Drilling Products, San Francisco, CA
Michael Meyer, Gregg Drilling & Testing, Inc. Signal Hill, CA