Save Money with Geothermal You already own the property - why not utilize the free energy source just underneath the surface of your yard? A WaterFurnace geothermal system can distribute a staggering five units of energy for every one unit of electrical energy used. But what does that mean for you? It means you can condition your Traverse City home for far less than your neighbors and friends. The equipment we place in your home is the most proficient geothermal products in the industry today. Homeowners can realize savings up to 70% for heating, cooling, and hot water! Act now to save even more with the Energy Credit In February 2018, the the 30% federal tax credit was reinstated through 2019 and can be retroactively applied to installations “placed in service” on January 1, 2017 or later. Property is usually considered to be placed in service when installation is complete and equipment is ready for use. However, if the system is part of the construction or renovation of a house, it’s considered placed in service when the taxpayer takes residence in the house. To save the most on your installation, you’ll want to act quickly—this credit is set to decrease each year through 2021 with the amount dropping to 26% in 2020 and 22% in 2021. Read all about it in this blog and in our special flier, Understanding the Federal Tax Incentives for Geothermal Heat Pumps.